Kerri Allen

Kerri Allen

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award-winning journalist | new york times institute for journalism fellow | 300+ stories published worldwide in 10+ languages

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Pow wow article
Tucson Weekly

Indian Givers

It's time to give thanks. And in that spirit, $5 and a new Christmas toy is the suggested donation for the weekend-long pow wow at Rillito Raceway Park. Let's all remember that if the Indians had not shown our gangly ancestors how to fry up some eel and squelch that scurvy, there never would have been a Thanksgiving in the U.S. of A. So, really, are a fiver and a yo-yo that much to ask?