Anishinaabenaajimon: Bemidji’s Tribal Boycott

Anishinaabenaajimon: Bemidji’s Tribal Boycott

Minnesota Arts, Culture and History | Music | Arts | Culture | Northern Community Radio – KAXE & KBXE

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Bemidji’s grassroots Truth and Reconciliation group has been meeting for months to talk about race. Anton Treuer is one of the founding members of the group. In this episode of Anishinaabenaajimon: Minnesota’s Tribal Voice, Anton paints a picture of Bemidji in the 1960s. During a time of social change and civil rights, area tribes sent a peaceful and powerful message to Bemidji’s business owners. Here’s Anton…