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Through the Ojibwe Language, Baabiitaw Boyd Understands Her World and Herself

Talking about the impact of learning Ojibwemowin, the importance of language revitalization and the role of language in grieving, and hopes for an expansive Ojibwemowin curriculum in Minnesota schools.

  • 06/25/2022
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Lt. Gov Peggy Flanagan Talks Women and Leadership in Minnesota

We had an opportunity to talk with Lt. Governor Peggy Flanagan. Here is some of what she shared with us about what she is proud of, on not going backwards, and on opportunities for cultural growth in Minnesota.

  • 03/08/2022

A Cooking, Casual Conversation, and Book Signing Event at the Lynhall

Join Us! For a fun cooking, casual conversation, and book signing event at the Linney Studio in the Lynhall in

  • 11/11/2021
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Growing Year-Round in Minnesota

What is the difference between aquaponic, hydroponic, and aeroponic growing?

  • 02/02/2021
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Legislative Priorities from WoMN Act

In honor of our joint commitment to promote the progressive, women-led interests of equity and justice for all in this state, we are showcasing some of the legislation WoMN Act is supporting this year.

  • 01/27/2021
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Native Strong Home Art Kits

Art feels more necessary than ever as a means of connection and processing.

  • 01/21/2021
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Ecolution 5B: The Nature of Moving From Individual to Community

2021: Year of Regeneration — What we have now, from micro to human level, is a selective process in which a small percentage will thrive. Moving to a regenerative mindset is about infusing long-term life and activity into the whole.

  • 01/19/2021
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Ecolution #5: Food Sovereignty & Harvest Nation

About a billion dollars’ worth of food in the Western Lake Superior region is brought in annually. Only a million dollars of food is produced in the area.

  • 01/18/2021
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Markeela Toreen: Together Against Hunger

As one of the few casino employees who were not laid off, Toreen began looking for ways to ensure her community’s needs were met.

  • 11/25/2020

LEAP! 2020: Feeding Native Families, Empowering Native Youth

LEAP! 2020 is the Division of Indian Work’s annual fundraiser that supports its Horizon’s Unlimited (HU) Food Shelf and Youth

  • 09/28/2020
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Reflecting on Now

I feel there is no way of healing from this without the support and collaboration of others.

  • 08/25/2020
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Winona LaDuke: A Leader of the Green Revolution

At one time, Minnesota had 11 hemp mills, in towns like Winona and Stillwater.

  • 06/24/2020