Amelia Christnot is an Oglala Lakota, Kanien'kehá:ka and Metis Navy brat who settled in the wilds of Northern Maine. She considers herself another proud Maineiac. Her picture is from 1984 for purely Orwellian reasons.
TSA Apologizes After Agent 'Humiliated' Native American Woman By Pulling On Her Braids While Saying 'Giddyup!'
Tara Houska of the Couchiching First Nation Anishinaabe/Ojibwe is an environmental activist, attorney fighting for Indigenous land and human rights, former Campaigns Director of Honor the Earth, TED Talk presenter, co-founder of Not Your Mascots and founder of Giniw Collective.
All of those responsibilities require a lot of travel, so Houska is no stranger to airports and how TSA screenings should work.