Tara Houska

Speaker

Honor the Earth - National Campaigns Director,

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Quick Bio

Tara of the Couchiching First Nation and a tribal attorney based in Washington, D.C. She exclusively advocate on behalf of tribal nations at the local and federal levels. Her environmental justice efforts have ranged from grassroots organizing and media work. She is a co-founder of Not Your Mascots, a non-profit committed to educating the public about the harms of stereotyping and promoting positive representation of Native Americans in the public sphere. This year Tara was named the Native American advisor to the Bernie Sanders campaign.


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