Each month, In The Know by Yahoo is giving everyday parents their time to shine in our exclusive Parenting Spotlight. This month, we’re featuring Utah-based Native American artist Aly McKnight.
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Anthony Tamez-Pochel’s work lives at the intersection of hometown and heritage.
Chante’ Reddest is a 20-year-old photography student who lives in Ohio.
Charitie Ropati is a member of the Native Village of Kongiganak who is fighting against Native erasure from history books.
As a transracial adoptee, he grew up occasionally visiting pow wows with one of his white dads. When he met his biological family for the first time as an adult, he began eagerly seeking out more information about his Indigenous roots as the descendent of Chichimeca.
Kelli Jones is a proud member of the Choctaw Nation who promotes change, education, and empowerment through social media.
Kinsale Hueston is an award-winning 21-year-old Diné poet whose work largely orbits around her personal and familial history as a Navajo woman.
This Diné textile artist thrills TikTok with her skateboarding skills.
Quannah Chasinghorse is a model and activist who recently paid tribute to her Indigenous American culture with her Met Gala outfit.
This two-spirit powwow dancer is raising awareness about Indigenous culture.