Book Summary for

Braiding Sweetgrass


Learn how the fate of humanity is interwoven with the fate of the environment.

As part of a Native American family, the author was raised in two very different worlds.

The decline of sweetgrass, the sacred plant, mirrors the history of Native Americans.

The relationship between humanity and nature should be based on gratitude and reciprocity.

In order to maintain a successfully sustainable environment, we must act in harmony with nature.

We can achieve sustainability and reduce harmful practices by looking to traditional methods.

To protect our future, we must teach the next generation the importance of gratitude and respect.

Plant a garden!

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