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Decolonizing Diet Project: Eating Like Native Americans

By Ramon Gonzalez, TreeHugger Can you give up cheese, tomatoes, and beer in exchange for dandelions, sun chokes, and valley grasshopper for a year? Freakonomics recently highlighted the Decoloni…

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Chia Seeds: An Ancient American Super Food

Though we've all heard of chia pets, it's less known that the tiny black seed responsible for the chia "fur" is a bona fide nourishing food crop, once cultivated by The Aztecs, and even used as a cu…

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The Nuu-Reiki Project: Japanese Healing Meets Native American Tradition

The value of cultural diversity reveals itself in so many ways. A group of inspired Reiki Masters and Reiki practitioners have brought this ancient Japanese healing modality to remote West Coast Nuu-…

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