Paula Peters

journalist, educator and activist

Paula Peters is a journalist, educator and activist. A member of the Wampanoag tribe, she has spent most of her life in her tribal homeland of Mashpee, Massachusetts. She hails from a prominent Mashpee Wampanoag family, including Tribal Chairman Russell “Fast Turtle” Peters (her father), and was active in the tribe’s long and contested push for federal recognition.

Paula Peters is a journalist, educator and activist. A member of the Wampanoag tribe, she has spent most of her life in her tribal homeland of Mashpee, Massachusetts. She hails from a prominent Mashpee Wampanoag family, including Tribal Chairman Russell “Fast Turtle” Peters (her father), and was active in the tribe’s long and contested push for federal recognition.

Website
mashpeewampanoagtribe-nsn.gov
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