Want to help Indigenous peoples and Native tribes, but you're not sure where to start? Here are a few quick tips:
• Prepare To Re-learn A Lot: most of what we've been taught about Native culture and history is not correct, and is not ancient history; their struggles are ongoing.
• Go To The Source: Native-run organizations are the best source for accurate information and direction for where our help is most needed.
• Play A Supporting Role: our words and actions should help support Native leaders and storytellers without taking over the narrative.
To learn more about being a good ally, just ...
- Tap "Join" above.
- Tap this link for details from a Native group: https://rnt.firstnations.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/MessageGuide-Allies-screen.pdf
- Tap "Complete" below, and share to spread the word.
Source: First Nations
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