FLOTUS Speaks Truth at SFIS Graduation

Today, First Lady Michelle Obama was the commencement speaker at Santa Fe Indian School’s 2016 graduation.

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Appreciation versus Appropriation

Appropriation versus appreciation is a difficult topic to discuss or even understand. It seems everyone places their line of distinction in a different place. I’ve read and written a lot about this in relation to Native American cultures. But, it is a concept that needs to be considered when looking at art by, inspired by, and stolen from any indigenous or oppressed culture.

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