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Indigenous Agriculture: It’s Not the How, It’s the Why

For fans of Braiding Sweetgrass, the following understated excerpt is probably the most important in the entire book;

“English is a noun-based language, somehow so appropriate to a culture so obsessed with things. Only 30% of English words are verbs, but in Potawatomi that proportion is 70%.”

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