Turtle Island

LEGACY: Darlene Jackson is the “Woman Who Helps”

She is currently preparing to lead a sensitivity training to teach law enforcement officers about Native American practices. “One of the hardest things to do is to walk across the room and to shake that person’s hand who doesn’t like you because you’re Indian,” Jackson said.

Maggie Thompson’s Sharing Honors and Burdens Installation Celebrates the Lives We Lead After Grief

"Beadwork gets you into this really mellow state, and it’s easier to share."

A Conversation With Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan: What We Can Celebrate Around the State

Many of us have been working on these issues for two decades, and we are now seeing the fruit of that organizing.