Tara Houska

Tara Houska

Tara Houska is Couchiching First Nation Anishinaabe, a tribal attorney and former Native adviser to Bernie Sanders.

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The Morton County Sheriff's Department deployed a tank and sprayed peaceful protesters with a water cannon amid below-freezing temperatures on November 20, 2016 at the Dakota Access Pipeline protests. Views
Wednesday, January 01, 2020
A Voice From the Forest in the Corporate Boardroom
"This way of life is not primitive, it is not uncivilised," I gestured to the image on the screen just above my head. It showed my longtime teacher, Dennis Jones, knocking manoomin (wild rice), the grain sacred to Anishinaabe people, into a canoe. I snapped that photo of us harvesting wild rice...
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