lisa bartfai

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A Special Court Keeping Native Americans Out of Jail (35:25)
From: Lantigua Williams & Co.

Kirsten made her way out of jail and addiction with the help of a special court on the Penobscot Nation reservation in Maine. There, culture and justice work together to ...
Caption: Marni and Jim Family, Credit:  Marni Corrigan

Parenting From Prison, Inside Out (29:00)
From: Making Contact

When one or both parents are incarcerated the family is also incarcerated and are adversely affected in profound ways that exacerbate existing structural inequalities and ...
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Not in Anyone’s Backyard, pushing back on landfill expansion (13:04)
From: Making Contact

The Penobscot Nation lives on the river that shares their name. Just upstream from their island reservation is Juniper Ridge, Maine’s largest landfill and the only one that’s ...
Caption: Refinery Healing Walk, Credit: Isabella Zizi

Walk the Talk: Stories of Indigenous-led resistance to oil and waste (29:00)
From: Making Contact

On this edition of Making Contact, we’ll meet people challenging polluters in their own backyard, not to push hazardous industries into another neighborhood. Instead they’re ...