Amplifying Indigenous

We invite you to join us in amplifying Indigenous people, culture, and history through learning, supporting organizations, and creating a land acknowledgment. 

  1. Learn
  2. Support
  3. Create
  4. Read
  5. Attend

Indigenous History in Minnesota

Indigenous Culture, Values & Efforts

  • Hoċokata Ti is the recently built cultural center in Shakopee, MN. Visitors can learn from exhibits and tours. Posted on their website are also educational videos about moccasins, lacrosse, and many others to help you learn about Dakota culture. 
  • Oyate Film elevates the voices of Indigenous activists, organizers, and politicians as they offer their perspective on history, contextualize the #NoDAPL movement, illuminate interconnectivity between the issues facing the Native community, and look towards a more sovereign and sustainable future for their people.  
  • What does Two-Spirit Mean? is a YouTube video where Geo Neptune explores the history of the term "Two-Spirit" and who it pertains to.  
  • Two Spirits interweaves the tragic story of a mother's loss of her son with a revealing look at the unknown history of a time when the wasn't simply divided into male and female and many Native American cultures held places of honor for people of integrated genders. 
  • Truthsgiving is a resource to help community members understand why Thanksgiving is time of mourning for many Native people.