Reclaiming Indigenous birth practices
January 25, 2023
Reproductive justice is the mission of the Alaska Native Birthworkers Community. The grassroots group is reclaiming Indigenous birth practices to support families throughout their birthing journey. Margaret David and Abra Patkotak talk about its work.
ICT is one of a growing number of news outlets that have become nonprofit organizations to deliver the news. Joining us to talk about this new model is Mark Trahant. He’s an award-winning journalist and was on the ground floor of rebuilding Indian Country Today and rebranding ICT.
Indigenous astronaut Nicole Mann continues to boldly go where no Native woman has gone before. Last Friday the NASA astronaut and first Native American woman in space exited the International Space Station.