In the 1700s, enslaved people were taken in and protected by the indigenous people in the area, which began the merging of black and Native culture.
My path to good health left me with a suspicion that maybe our health care system doesn’t care about black people. Say it with me: black lives matter.
Throughout childhood, I underwent a variety of dental procedures. After I had several teeth pulled in one go, I accidentally chewed a hole into my cheek.
White people have abandoned Native American women (and all women of color) in their fight for visibility and justice. We must start centering their stories.
When I visited a few months ago, I had the opportunity to explore the Pueblo Riverwalk and learn a little bit about the history of Pueblo.