(1/3) The Strong People

Since 2011, the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe (Lower Elwha) on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula has been deeply involved in the removal of two hydro-electric dams from the Elwha River and in restoring an ecosystem that for…

(2/3) Art of the Water

artist Autumn Morningstar Custalow Alfaro is a tribal member of the Mattaponi Tribe of Virginia. The three 2016 pieces were commissioned for this issue of ISQ. Warrior Storyteller was a previous work by Autumn. Contact Autumn…

(3/3) Good Friends

To arresting officers: “Leave me alone. I fish here! I live here!” Billy Frank, Jr., 14 years old, 1945 Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient, 2015 February 2016: In Olympia, Washington, a 73-year-old man rises at…