"The empowerment of women empowers the whole community." Dr. Cutcha Risling Baldy discusses the impact of colonialism on Native women and the coming of age ceremonies for young women which impact the entire community.
Dr. Cutcha Risling Baldy on Through The Eyes of Women
What is the mental health prevention and early intervention impact of two culturally specific practices - the Stick Game and Flower Dance?
Virgil Moorehead from Two Feathers Native American Family Services and Dr. Cutcha Risling Baldy, professor of Native American Studies at Humboldt State are collaborating to study the impact of cultural practices and ceremony and to rethink Native American Mental Health.
KHSU Magazine interview with Virgil Moorehead and Dr. Cutcha Risling Baldy
As the U.S. prepares for Thanksgiving next week, many of us think of the image of happy 'Pilgrims and Indians' coming together for a big feast. But what about the rest of the story -- the historical facts versus the Mayflower myths?