generational trauma

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Sen. Mary Kunesh: A Central Issue

I felt I had no choice but to address the violence that has for too long destroyed so many families in Minnesota and across Turtle Island.

  • 03/25/2021
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Generational Healing

Policies are good, but educating about the perception of Native women in society needs to happen.

  • 03/25/2021
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Mine Song

They say if you have a secret, you should tell it to a willow.

  • 07/24/2020
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Financial Trauma

What I want our communities to talk about: how generational trauma affects our financial wellbeing. We can learn and unlearn traumatic events that might be affecting us today, unconsciously sabotaging our own wellbeing.

  • 02/24/2020
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Roaring into the past

Confronting that history helped me understand that my mom shared a story with many thousands of Native people who had been forcibly placed for adoption.

  • 06/01/2019
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Healing: Generational Trauma, The Chord Of Silence

TRIGGER WARNING: This is a story, among other things, about childhood sexual abuse My ancestry is a crazy quilt —

  • 02/01/2019
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Rosy Simas Facilitates the Weave of Healing

Many Native people believe that intergenerational trauma for all people is not simply a psychological concept, but a physical one — that traumatic events in our ancestors live on in our bodies, blood, and bones.

  • 09/01/2018
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Generational Trauma

My work in the world was carved by unforeseen circumstances. Through a process of understanding, I came to my work

  • 05/01/2017