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This lost Native language of Massachusetts is waking up again | What is Bermuda’s Connection to the Pequot

This lost Native language of Massachusetts is waking up again READ: This lost Native language of Massachusetts is waking up again PRI´s The World | First Nations Blog – FIRST NATIONS AND THIS: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DDAdYjhg2xI By Lara Trace Hentz  (She Covers the Trail) AQUAY!  Hello, greetings to you in Pequot!  BERMUDA Greeting :: Yo Ace Boy!… Continue reading This lost Native language of Massachusetts is waking up again | What is Bermuda’s Connection to the Pequot

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CODE: Finding Papers You Exist #YIPP #BadHistory

By Lara Trace (Cherokee-Shawnee-French Canadian-Euro mix) If you are an American Indian/First Nations/Indigenous, which many of you are, you may find it exceedingly difficult to find paper records that CONFIRM what tribe you think you are... or were told you are. For example, on Earl's side of my family, Earl's aunt Bessie, referred to us… Continue reading CODE: Finding Papers You Exist #YIPP #BadHistory

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The Power of John Trudell #BlueIndians

  By Lara Trace (former editor of the Pequot Times 1999-2004) It happened years ago... but I can still feel myself outside the Pequot Museum on a bench and the wind is really blowing and John is speaking about his album, and latest tour. I knew I'd have to read what he said a few… Continue reading The Power of John Trudell #BlueIndians

Adoption Controversy · Indian Country

Thoughts on a very big mystery and my latest adoption miracle

By Lara Trace In mid-April my husband and I took a road-trip to visit our friends from Austria who also keep a family home in Gulfport, Mississippi. My friend/sister/relative Dr. Raeschelle Potter-Deimel (left) is originally from Gulfport and at one time worked as an opera singer at the Met in New York City and on… Continue reading Thoughts on a very big mystery and my latest adoption miracle