Bobbie Conner (Cayuse, Nez Perce, Umatilla) talks about Native fortitude.
The theme of this video is treaties. Seven Native individuals talk about treaty protections, property rights, culture, and first rights. By Tule Films with support from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Tule Films founder Woodrow Hunt talks about his work with Confluence, termination and resilience, and how his own family history relates to the work he does.
In this excerpt, Dr. Virginia Beavert talks about the importance of speaking her Native language.
In this episode, James Holt (Nez Perce) talks about lifeways, intergenerational trauma, and Nez Perce endurance.
Tanna Engdahl (Cowlitz) talks about dealing with discrimination with her grandmother.
Tony Johnson (Chinook) talks about inheritance not being in monetary wealth but in resources and access.
In this installment of Short Stories from the River, Wilfred Scott relates a story of his wife’s ancestors being attacked by US Army during the Nez Perce Wars.
Bobbie Conner (Cayuse/Nez Perce/Umatilla) talks about treaties and their impact on fishing and property rights. 1:41.
Bill Yallup Jr (Yakama) talks about the sacred nature of water.