Tag Archives: Gathering to Protect the Sacred

An Open Letter to the Heartland: Let’s Protect the Sacred Together

A few weeks ago, a Gathering to Protect the Sacred from the Keystone XL Pipeline took place between Natives and non-Natives from across the continent on the Ihanktonwan (Yankton) homelands near Wagner, SD. Our friend Phyllis Cole-Dai from Fast for … Continue reading

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Let’s be Idle No More

Canada’s First Nations are idle no more. On December 10, 2012, four Native women called for a national day of action to oppose Bill C-45, which granted the Canadian government increased control over natural resources on Canada’s reservations. In the … Continue reading

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