Category Archives: Northern Michigan University Center for Native American

Schedule Update July 30-Aug. 1, 2010: Protect the Earth Great Lakes Community Gathering and Walk to Sacred Eagle Rock in northern Michigan

Updated Schedule: 3rd Annual Protect the Earth Great Lakes Community Gathering and Annual Walk to Sacred Eagle Rock Featuring Winona LaDuke, Joanne Shenandoah, Bobby Bullet and Skip Jones 3rd Annual Protect the Earth Great Lakes Community Gathering Event facebook page … Continue reading

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Fourth of July Distress Flag: Upside down flag at sacred Eagle Rock protests EPA ruling

Fourth of July Distress Flag hangs upside down atop Sacred Eagle Rock in protest of EPA ruling favorable to Kennecott Minerals; An “Empty Gesture” by Michigan’s Governor in protesting Sacred Eagle Rock Continue reading

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2010 National Sacred Places Prayer Days in U.S. and northern Michigan: Sacred Eagle Rock, Yellow Dog Plains, Lake Superior

Attend ceremonies for National Sacred Places Prayer Days across the U.S. and northern Michigan Continue reading

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Kennecott Minerals orders massive police raid on May 27, 2010 at Native American camp at base of sacred Eagle Rock, Kennecott intentionally disrespects American Indian heritage in dousing of sacred fire, destroys camp and arrests two Native Americans to build its nickel and copper mine on Yellow Dog Plains in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

On orders from an international mining company on Thursday, May 27, 2010, dozens of heavily armed police raided a month old Ojibwa camp at sacred Eagle Rock in northern Michigan. Sacred Eagle Rock and the Yellow Dog Plains are State … Continue reading

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Turtle Island Project: President’s lack of knowledge about Native American tribal sovereignty is sad and scary

President George W. Bush’s apparent lack of understanding on tribal sovereignty is examined by Rev. Dr. Lynn Hubbard, executive director and co-founder of the non-profit Turtle Island Project in Munising, Michigan. Bliptv: [blip.tv ?posts_id=1344468&dest=-1] youtube: This video was made as … Continue reading

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Turtle Island Project: Silencing Native Americans & author hails American Indian genocide over the rainbow

[blip.tv ?posts_id=1355557&dest=37444] Silencing Indigenous People and Cultures: Wizard of Oz author celebrates death of Native American culture in Sitting Bull obit This is the second in a series of videos from two talks that Rev. Dr. Lynn Hubbard – the … Continue reading

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Lakota Domestic Violence Fighter Tillie Black Bear: Indigenous men must respect all women even in thought

[blip.tv ?posts_id=1351249&dest=37444] This is a transcript of the second in a series of videos about Tillie Black Bear – the executive director and one of the founders of the White Buffalo Calf Woman Society (WBCWS). For 31 years, the WBCWS … Continue reading

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