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October 6, 2008: Domestic Violence Walk on Rosebud Indian Reservation in SD sponsored by the White Buffalo Calf Womans Society

2007 White Buffalo Calf Womens Society Domestic Violence Walk Top Stories

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October 2008: White Buffalo Calf Woman Society has month-long series of events to celebrate 31st anniversary

The White Buffalo Calf Woman Society celebrates 31 years on the Rosebud Reservation The non-profit Turtle Island Project in Munising, Michigan salutes the White Buffalo Calf Women’s Society on its 31st Anniversary and its service to all women and children … Continue reading

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2008 Indigenous Earth Day Summit at Northern Michigan University

The 2008 Indigenous Earth Day Summit is April 22-23 at Northern Michigan University in Marquette, MI  This summit is made possible by the Center for Native American Studies, the Environmental Science Program and the Office of International Programs. This summit is … Continue reading

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No Respect: Michigan Governor uses state song to promote mining; as tribe, others sue to block “acid mine”

Upper Peninsula Swan Song: As state continues its betrayal of the pristine northwoods, the Governor and Hollywood use song to promote Upper Peninsula mining Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm and a Hollywood director are using her website to promote an official … Continue reading

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Free MI benefit concert battles S.D. tribal teen suicide, domestic violence

“Cowboys and Angels”: A free northern Michigan benefit concert to battle domestic violence and teen suicides on one of the nation’s poorest American Indian reservations Plea for counselors falls on deaf ears – Public support needed to stem teen suicide … Continue reading

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Turtle Island Project Ecumenical Retreat: Centering prayer benefits, U.N. reports on Earth abuse concern clergy who vow social action

  The Turtle Island Project: Centering prayer, jubilation, fighting for the environment, and clergy standing up for social change were all part of ecumenical retreat in northern Michigan   (Munising, Michigan) – A Chicago theology professor told northern Michigan clergy, … Continue reading

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Racism, poverty, despair, derogatory names discussed at first Turtle Island Project Native American Roundtable

Inaugural Grand Island Conference in northern Michigan addressed racism, poverty, teen suicide, derogatory location names, and other issues Centering prayer, Celtic spiritual issues discussed during Turtle Island Project regional conference in northern Michigan (Munising, Michigan) – Racism, poverty, teen suicide … Continue reading

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