A couple of years ago I went to my first Lakota Sundance ceremony in the Black Hills of South Dakota. I’m getting ready to go to a Sundance in Pine Ridge in a few weeks and I figured I’d share this journal of my first experience with this ceremony as a prelude to the journey coming up. 2,003 more words
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June 26 2015, Statement from Leonard Peltier on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the incident at Oglala 692 more words
Photo by Mark Johns Colson of Altern8ive shotz photography
Ed Little Crow is Lakota, Dakota member of the Elders Council in S. Oregon, veteran of the Seige of Wounded Knee, 1973, father and poet. 29 more words
Chauncey Peltier is Leonard Peltier’s son and a Board member of the International Leonard Peltier Defense Committee. He was only 10 years old at the time of his father arrest. 85 more words
Honor Leonard Peltier on the 40th Anniversary of the Shootout at Oglala!
Join us as we gather together to honor Leonard Peltier, an Honorable Leader and Native Rights Activist, and commemorate the Lakota people who were murdered on Pine Ridge during the Reign of Terror, on the 40th anniversary of the shootout which led to his wrongful conviction and imprisonment! 107 more words