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WGO 3 – The Onkwehon:we relationship to tobacco with Tekarontake

Kanenhariyo, Tom Keefer and special guest Tekarontake of Kahnawake gather together in the basement to discuss the history of the Onkwehon:we relationship to tobacco. Tekarontake talks about ancient trading practices, the significance of tobacco to the Onkwehon:we, and of his own experience within the industry.
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WGO 1 – Kanenhariyo introduces the problem and asks for some help

Kanenhariyo (aka Seth Lefort) is a Kanyenkehaka (Mohawk) man of the Tehana’karieneh family who is currently facing a $629,000 fine and six months in jail for transporting tobacco between Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory and Six Nations of the Grand River Territory. Kanyenkehaka (Mohawk) people have used tobacco as both medicine and…
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Ka’nikonriyo Podcast

The Ka'nikonriyo (Good Mind) Podcast is hosted by Kelly MacNaughton and Tom Keefer. Each week the podcast covers issues and concerns of Onkwehon:we people and their allies, with a focus on current events and the big picture. Kelly MacNaughton belongs to the Mohawk Nation, Turtle Clan, from the Six Nations…
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