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Our Shared Humanity

Our Shared Humanity

By The Healing and Reconciliation Institute
The Healing and Reconciliation Institute presents the Our Shared Humanity Podcast, co-hosted by Maija West and Briana Bellamy.

Welcome! We are so thankful that you have joined us today. Our show is made possible through the donations and support of our listeners. Our show amplifies and celebrates the personal stories and teachings of healing and reconciliation in order to invoke our shared humanity. Each month, we welcome a guest storyteller to our show.
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Episode 5 - Dwayne Tomah (special episode)
Eli PaintedCrow and Cari Herthel, our special co-hosts, welcome Dwayne Tomah (Passamaquoddy) to reflect on getting ancestral land back, aerial smudging, the importance of language, and why "our story hasn't changed, but we're changing our story".
June 1, 2021
Episode 4 - The Three Sisters Collective
Maija and Briana talk with the Three Sisters Collective's Autumn and Christina about their work to heal, rematriate, and create community in New Mexico.
May 4, 2021
Episode 3 - Alexis Bunten
Maija and Brina talk with Alexis Bunten about her powerful work in promoting the rights of nature, a breakthrough and inherently indigenous legal concept.
March 29, 2021
Episode 2- Eli PaintedCrow
“The truth will set you free… but not before it pisses you off” - Eli PaintedCrow
February 23, 2021
Episode 1 - Tanja Roos
Maija talks with Tanja Roos about life lessons, her work at the Esalen Institute, and the January 6th insurrection at the Capitol.
January 25, 2021