•Lakota Stories

Stories belong to people. This is especially important in the case of native communities that experience the loss of control of their own narratives as a kind of final indignity. “They took our lands, our homes and our traditions. And now they want our stories.”

Our visit to Pine Ridge, offered us the opportunity to meet a wide range of tribal elders and community leaders. These are a few of their stories. We are simple listeners and only share when permission is given.

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