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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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First Nations Peoples urged to contact Turtle Island Project to set agenda for Native American Roundtable Sept. 13, 2007 – the first of many conferences on American Indian and environment issues

Turtle Island Project fights religious intolerance, racism, environmental exploitation and other social issues that threaten the future of mankind First Nations peoples asked to submit topics for Native American roundtables that begin Sept. 13 – with first of many regional … Continue reading

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PLEASE: Donate a book to Lakota children in South Dakota for Humanitarian Day event

  Crow Creek Humanitarian Day: Please help Native American children enjoy the fun of reading books If you have books you would like to donate to low-income Native American children check out the following message and link from Ms Anisah … Continue reading

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Concert for Sioux Nation battles racism, domestic violence, teen suicide in Custer, S.D.

South Dakota concert described as historic – battles teen suicide, domestic violence and racism – raises money for nation’s oldest Native American battered woman’s shelter (Custer, South Dakota) – While some South Dakota whites will always be bitter about  the … Continue reading

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North American Theology: Christians warned to respect Native American heritage and culture

Click To Play The director/founder of the Turtle Island Project in Munising, Michigan recently delivered a passionate talk about respecting Native American culture and heritage. In his speech, Rev. Lynn Hubbard warned the religious experts that “Christianity must – once … Continue reading

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Lakota Teen Suicide Crisis: White Buffalo Calf Woman Society benefit concert

KOTA-TV: Lakota Teen Suicide; WBCWS project benefit concert This video from a Rapid City, South Dakota TV newscast is posted with permission from KOTA TV News Director John Petersen. KOTA TV did an excellent story on the tragic problem of … Continue reading

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