Brandi Fullwood is a multimedia producer for The World's Future Folk collaboration with the Smithsonian Folklife Center.
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By singing and writing a song in Choctaw, singer-songwriter Samantha Crain is trying to push the culture past its colonial influence.
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Barbara Dane, founder of Paredon Records tells us where to find protest music today.
"Dawnland," an upcoming documentary film, follows the stories of several key individuals involved in the Maine Wabanaki-State Child Welfare Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
Rainbow flags at a Mashrou' Leila concert in Cairo sparked Egypt's widest anti-gay crackdown.
How 'Mayim, Mayim,' an Old World Jewish song, made its way into Japan is a mystery, but how it stayed is a geopolitical mess from the 20th century.