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Striving to Be Accepted, Not Tolerated

Clip: Season 12 Episode 25 | 2m 32s

In Navajo, nadleehi means "one who is transformed," and as the film traces the ramifications of Fred's murder, it also shows the transformation being undertaken by Native activists who are working to restore the rich heritage of two-spirit people and to claim their place within their tribal communities.

Aired: 06/14/11

Rating: TV-PG

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