Annie Mae was murdered on the pine ridge rez many years ago, but i did this drawing as a memorial. american indian women have the highest rates of death by domestic abuse of any women in America, and rank at the top of a half dozen other statistical lists for “bad things” happening to you.
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Today is Saturday, November 30, 2013.
Today is the last day of Native American Heritage Month for 2013, and this series of posts would not be complete without mention of one of the most colorful, outspoken, Native Americans in modern history, Russell Charles Means. 4,208 more words
Until the federal penitentiary was closed in 1963, Alcatraz Island was a place most folks tried to escape. On Nov. 20, 1969, the island’s image underwent a drastic makeover. 469 more words
NYC – Tuesday, November 26th – Letter-Writing Dinner For American Indian Warriors Oso Blanco and Leonard Peltier
Red Cry is an original, feature-length documentary film chronicling the lives of Lakota Elders and Oyate (people) in the face of ongoing genocide against the Lakota by government and corporate interests. 479 more words