For Our People, Stories of Self-Governance & Sovereignty, is an original docuseries that takes you on a journey across Indian Country – sharing stories that demonstrate the success and innovation of Tribal governments as they build healthy, sustainable, and prosperous Nations.
In episode 3, the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe confronts the opioid epidemic in its community by opening a treatment facility that incorporates traditional approaches with modern medicine.
Then, Santa Clara Pueblo asserted authority provided through the Violence Against Women Act to improve safety within their community. We visited the Pueblo to learn more about its experience holding accountable non-Native people that commit crimes on its lands.
Plus, we sit down with Native artist and entrepreneur Derek No-Sun Brown to learn about his unique style of art, clothing design, and entrepreneurial spirit.
Presented by SGCETC in partnership with FireThief Productions.