Reclaiming Sacred Tobacco

“Reclaiming Sacred Tobacco” centers on the traditional tobacco practices of Minnesota’s American Indian communities and their steady efforts to promote a healthier lifestyle.


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  • “We plan to share this program with our tribal community partners, where it can help us remember the difference between sacred and commercial tobacco. And we hope the PBS audience will learn about the health disparities experienced by American Indians, and support culturally-driven efforts to improve health equity for our people.” – Nicole Toves Villaluz, Senior Community Development Manager, ClearWay Minnesota, on the documentary Reclaiming Sacred Tobacco.