Ethnocide, Erasure, and Eugenics

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Responding to Darryl Leroux on Twitter

These days, many people are learning about ethnic fraud on social media, which makes it challenging to distinguish genuine fraud ...
State of Vermont explains the state-sanctioned eugenics movement and how local Abenakis were affected

State of Vermont explains the state-sanctioned eugenics movement and how local Abenakis were affected

In this video, the VT Legislature explains eugenics history and how Abenaki families were impacted. The State of Vermont voted ...
Abenaki Alliance Statement in Support of Vermont’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission 

Abenaki Alliance Statement in Support of Vermont’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission 

Vermont recently announced the three commissioners of its Truth and Reconciliation Commission, a group tasked with examining issues of racism, ...
Vermont native communities support the Vatican’s repudiation of the 'Doctrine of Discovery'

Vermont native communities support the Vatican’s repudiation of the ‘Doctrine of Discovery’

Long-awaited opportunity to move forward after 500+ years of cultural annihilation. On March 30, 2023, a joint statement from Roman ...
UVM Eugenics Apology Letter

Statement Regarding UVM and Eugenics

Statement Regarding UVM and EugenicsE. Thomas Sullivan, PresidentJune 21, 2019 As we close this academic year, I wish to refer ...
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A Joint Statement from the Four Vermont State Recognized Abenaki Tribes in Response to Certain Recent Events

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 6, 2022 - We, the four Vermont state recognized Abenaki tribes, stand together in affirmation of ...
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The Not so Invisible Border   

The article was originally published on March 26, 2022 and is republished here with permission from the author Jeanne Morningstar ...
Diary of an Accused Pretendian

Diary of an Accused Pretendian

Since I was small, the Missisquoi River helped to raise me. I heard stories of our sacred places and lived ...
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Vermont House Approves Apology for Eugenics Program

The Vermont House of Representatives voted unanimously to approve an official apology for Vermont's role in the eugenics movement of ...