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Tillie Black Bear: The White Buffalo Calf Woman took her walk this past weekend – and the world will miss this champion for Native American women and all women: Tille Black Bear was a truth teller – and her spirit remains strong

Honoring a truth teller with the White Buffalo Calf Spirit in her soul. “Tillie Black Bear, Sicangu, walked on Saturday evening, July 19th, 2014,” stated Native News Online. Tillie humbly taught us and her message was heard around the world. … 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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Ojibwa, non-Natives gather for “Honoring our Water” ceremony along Lake Superior as fight continues to stop Kennecott sulfide mine

Ojibwa, non-Natives hold “Honoring Our Water” sunrise ceremony along Lake Superior for 2010 National Sacred Places Prayer Days. The ceremony was part of the ongoing fight to stop a sulfide mine on Michigan’s Yellow Dog Plains and the desecration of 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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Tillie Black Bear: Tribal domestic violence once punished by death

Tillie Black Bear: Tribal domestic violence was once punished by death http://youtu.be/eR3xVkStj3k Lakota family violence expert Tillie Black Bear says tribal domestic violence offenders paid for the crime with their life before Europeans settlers stole American Indian lands Tillie Black … Continue reading

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Tillie Black Bear: Her family, boarding schools & life on the Rosebud Reservation

[blip.tv ?posts_id=1845960&dest=37444] Lakota Domestic Violence Activist Tillie Black Bear: Her family, growing up in the boarding school era, and life (then and now) on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota Near Lake Superior, Tillie Black Bear faces west while … Continue reading

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Turtle Island Project: Nonviolent Spirit Jihad to combat evil; European explorers enslaved Natives

[blip.tv ?posts_id=1844191&dest=37444] Turtle Island Project: Nonviolent Spirit Jihad to combat evil; Christopher Columbus and other European explorers enslaved Natives spawning an evil tradition that lives on today (Marquette, Michigan) – Calling it a nonviolent “Spirit Jihad,” the founder of the … Continue reading

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