Russia's invasion impacts Arctic communities
March 17, 2022
Holly Cook Macarro, Red Lake Ojibwe, is a partner at Spirit Rock Consulting and has worked for tribal nations for more than 20 years. She shares how tribes are continuing their coronavirus pandemic response. She also outlines the next steps in President Joe Biden's nominee to lead the Indian Health Service.
Meghan Sullivan, Koyukon Athabascan, is a special correspondent for Indian Country Today. We're breaking down her recent story titled, "Monitoring the Arctic in Russian invasion of Ukraine."
December 2021 marked the 50th anniversary of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, also known as ANCSA. This one act changed the structure of how Indigenous people in Alaska are organized. But what was life like before ANCSA? ICT’s Patty Talahongva, Hopi, shares some stories from Alaska Native elders.