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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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News stories on Stand for the Land Rally and petitions given to governor on June 3, 2010 at Michigan Capitol in Lansing; Other news coverage including Indian Country Today newspaper

News Stories about Stand for the Land Rally at Michigan Capitol on June 3, 2010: To protest arrests and raid at sacred Eagle Rock in violation of Treaty Rights, and continue fight against the experimental nickel and copper sulfide mine … 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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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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Lakota domestic violence activist Tillie Black Bear sings Directions Prayer at Northern Michigan University 2008 UNITED Conference

Tillie Black Bear addresses the Northern Michigan University 2008 UNITED Conference Tillie Black Bear is the executive director and one of the founders (31 years ago) of the White Buffalo Calf Woman Society, Inc. (WBCWS) that serves the Lakota Sioux … Continue reading

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Argus Leader articles, videos on Lakota Rosebud teen suicide crisis – 27 deaths, over 400 attempted suicides in past few years

Links to stories and video by Argus Leader in Sioux Falls, SD on the tragic suicide epidemic involving Lakota youth and young adults At least 27 teens & young adults living in and around the Rosebud Reservation have killed themselves … Continue reading

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