Native Seeds

Seeds and beyond: Native Americans embrace ‘food sovereignty’

For Native Americans, “food sovereignty” is a way to repair damage inflicted when European Americans severed them from their old ways.


The Largest Native American Two-Spirit Powwow Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary

On February 11, 2012, the Bay Area American Indian Two-Spirits organization (BAAITS) held the first ever Native American Two-Spirit Powwow. A powwow is a cultural celebration that includes traditions like singing, dancing, and drumming. The team behind the first BAAITS Powwow sought to de-gender these traditions and bring Two-Spirit people, those who do not identify…