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Traditional Diné medicine practitioner Jeneda Benally, pictured here with her daughter Dahi, is trying to preserve cultural wisdom in danger of being lost during the pandemic. Laurel Morales/KJZZ hide caption

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The Coronavirus Crisis

Navajo Nation Loses Elders And Tradition To COVID-19

COVID-19 is disproportionately affecting older tribal members throughout Indian Country. The deaths of these elders means the loss of ceremonies, stories, language and cultural wisdom.

Sacred TSHA
There's a Proper Time and Procedure for Every Matter Ray Barbee
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Circle The Sea and Cake
Deer Park Howling Identical Homes

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Navajo Nation Loses Elders And Tradition To COVID-19

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Gaby Moreno teamed up with Flor de Toloache singer Mireya Ramos for a cover of David Bowie's "Lady Grinning Soul," which is featured in this new music roundup. Gonzalo Marroquín/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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May's Latin Music Roundup: New Songs For Emotional Release

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Mi Tierra Veracruzana Natalia Lafourcade & Los Macorinos
Wildlife Cindy Blackman
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Another Lifetime
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War C.W. Vrtacek
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Bardo GoGo Penguin

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This Bedtime Book Helps Kids Find Their Place In The 'Universe'

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Paddle to the Sea, film score for percussion ensemble [Release] Third Coast Percussion
Kurrytee [MIDI_2_CV] Brainwaltzera
Little Wanderer Death Cab for Cutie
Ooh Child Nina Simone
Park Avenue Petite (Take 1) [Take] Blue Mitchell
Bridges Koresma

Rep. Joyce Beatty, who was pepper-sprayed at a demonstration Saturday, said she understands sentiments that attempting to have a "healthy dialogue" haven't worked, but that "violence doesn't work — violence either way." Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Ohio Congresswoman Pepper-Sprayed While Demonstrating Against Death Of George Floyd

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