#rebelmusic - Native America

Heartbreaking and hopeful, these voices are straining to be heard.  

Let's come together to strengthen and amplify these voices.  Together, we can overcome the high rates of poverty and suicide that currently exist within native nations across America

 

“Hopefully [art] can be a peace-making force; it can be a force for reconciliation and understanding. I hope it’s a force for education too.”
- Wab Kinew
 

Follow the lives of four Indigenous musicians and activists as they incite change in their communities through their art. The full episode premiered exclusively on the MTV Facebook page on Thursday, 11/13/2014 at 4pm EST. Watch at https://www.facebook.com/MTV. Featuring artists Frank Waln, Inez Jasper, Nataanii Means and Mike "Witko" Cliff.

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http://www.buzzfeed.com/h2/osmo/rebelmusic/12-native-americans-who-are-making-a-difference?b=1