The Tribal Preserving Education And Cultural Expression (PEACE) project unites the 19 Native Reservations of the San Diego county around their common cultural, educational, political, and social priorities. Privacy issues have been integrated into the ability to access this digital partial. Tribal PEACE integrates different stories and media (video, audio, and images) submitted by tribal members across the reservations and allows tribal members to browse through content according to collective community priorities. This community will serve as an active, growing archive for tribal members to contribute and to reflect upon over time. this project has been realized through the cooperation of Harvard University and the Southern California Tribal Chairmen's Association (SCTCA).
Dorothy Tavui shares how the search topic aspect works.
Jane Dumas is thrilled about Tribal PEACE and the ability to share native american heritage with generations to come.
Narrator explains the pressure on today's youth, and to make sure you take the time to do what makes you happy.
Jane Dumas speaks of the need to grasp on to identity. For many, Native Americans are mistaken for Spanish Americans. Reach out to elders, learn about and promote your culture.
Various accounts of blatant discrimination due to their heritage. Names such as "lice infected" and "dirty" and lack of service.
The topic of Sovereignty has not been taught in schools and Anthony Pico explains how a bill has been passed so it will be part of curriculum, so it is known that tribes are to act at a governmental level.
A look into a writing class where students are encouraged to express themselves and share their experiences.
Narrator shares how important the progress of multimedia is for communication. Bringing together all age groups through web, radio, etc. is broadening the audience.
Jane Dumas discusses acrimony between mixed blood cultures. Expresses we are all from one creator and should respect each other and work together to strengthen community.
Jane Dumas shows her support of Tribal PEACE, San Diego Urban Center, and other programs continuing cultural efforts. Partaking with basketry classes and storytelling.
Narrator discusses how the San Pasqual Valley was taken by mistake from the tribe due to surveyor's error.