Each missing and murdered Indigenous person retains a connection to family members, loved ones, and friends. Their absence leaves an empty space in their communities and a lifetime of pain and trauma. Unanswered questions surrounding a missing person or unresolved crime just compound the misery. In this hour, family members of missing and murdered people remember their loved ones and discuss the legacy they are forced to carry.
LaRenda Morgan (Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes) – cousin of Ida Beard and advocate for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women
Pam Smith (Cherokee Nation) – aunt of Aubrey Dameron
Break 1 music: MMIW (single) Antone George with Arrangement by Mark Nichols (artist)
Break 2 music: Youth Prayer Chant (song) Spirit Line Collective (artist) Spirit Line: Woven Together For Our Missing & Murdered Indigenous Relatives (album)