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It is a hot and sunny summer in Farmington, NM. The day is nice enough for a bike ride along the Berg Park Animas River trail. Too bad today is not the day to partake in these outdoor opportunities. Especially when my work schedule demands eight hours straight of doing the same thing every day. The Red Apple Transit has…
FictionThe Coming of Big Foot
There was once a young man named Strikes Twice. He was at the edge of the village chopping wood when he heard a cry coming from a forbidden part of the woods. No human was ever to cross through this forbidden area. The piercing scream startled him, it almost sounded like a baby, and he felt that he had to…
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We fought for our land We fought for our survival Today they told us that We, were the warriors modern day heroes armed with education every group of people need some education in order to succeed, but one thing they forgot to mention was that some would still pick up a gun in the name of freedom. This poem…
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Resiliency means taking back who we are and how we define ourselves.
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For Native people, initiating positive change by speaking the truth to those in positions of power is a time-honored, traditional practice.
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For better or worse, words are powerful. Hold on to those that make you feel better and reject those that hurt you.