Sofia Syntaxx reveals why she hates November and answers the ever-popular question, “Do Native Americans celebrate Thanksgiving?”
Learn the meaning of the Ojibwe word “AANII” and get recommendations on where to find more information on the real story of Thanksgiving.
“you don’t look native”
Using humor and personal storytelling, this episode unpacks white-by-proxy privilege, assimilation, and being asked to speak for one’s race.
Listen for an insider’s view on being indigenous in contemporary America. Sofia dishes on what it was like growing up as the daughter of a traditional Native American storyteller in the 1990’s.
holiday steeped in pain
People ask me if Native Americans celebrate Thanksgiving. I tell them that we did, once.John Redcorn on the animated comedy “King of the Hill’