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Leonard Peltier Beaten at Canaan Federal Penitentiary!
Society & Culture  (tags: Leonard Peltier, Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, freedoms, crime, culture, society, humans, interesting, news, police, politics, rights, safety, sadness, government, abuse, americans, ethics, cover-up, corruption, ethics, politics, propaganda )

- 1913 days ago -
I am so OUTRAGED! My brother Leonard was severely beaten upon his arrival at the Canaan Federal Penitentiary. When he went into population after his transfer, some inmates assaulted him. The severity of his injuries is that he suffered numerous blows...
Schaghticoke Nation Call for Help!
Society & Culture  (tags: Schaghticoke Nation, Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, culture, society, ethics, freedoms, government, humans, interesting, news, rights, safety, activists, abuse, environment, law )

- 1917 days ago -
As some of you already know, there is a non-Schaghticoke trespasser ripping, severing and selling our timber on Schaghticoke Reservation. He has dug up huge boulders and with his heavy machinery he has moved, stacked and crushed stone for quarrying. He...
"The Only Good Indian" Movie With KU Ties to Be Screened at Sundance Film Festival!
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Indian Boarding Schools, culture, society, americans, children, education, freedoms, government, humans, internet, news, sadness, rights, safety, violence, usa, ethics, abuse )

- 1920 days ago -
Three University of Kansas professors will show their film this month to influential audiences at the Sundance Film Festival, one of the world's pre-eminent celebrations of independent film. "The Only Good Indian" is one of only 118 movies chosen from...
Raiding the Polygamists: An Eldorado North of the Border
Society & Culture  (tags: children, crime, culture, abuse, family, freedoms, media, sadness, safety, law )

- 1924 days ago -
On Jan. 7, British Columbia Attorney General Wally Oppal ended speculation that the government intended to co-exist with Bountiful by ordering the arrest of settlement spiritual leaders Blackmore, 52 is alleged to have as many as 26 wives and 108 child
Search Continues for Family
Society & Culture  (tags: Missing Persons, Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, culture, society, crime, americans, family, interesting, news, humans, police, sadness, safety, usa )

- 1926 days ago -
Big Horn County authorities continued searching for a family missing since late December, but there was no new information or developments in the case Wednesday, a Big Horn County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman said...
County, Tribe Join Challenges of Nuke Dump Plan
Society & Culture  (tags: DEA, Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, ethics, government, culture, society, americans, ethics, environment, interesting, news, safety )

- 1929 days ago -
LAS VEGAS--Clark County and a nonprofit Timbisha Shoshone corporation have joined the state of Nevada in challenging the federal Energy Department application for a license to build and operate the proposed Yucca Mountain nuclear waste repository...
ISP Can Arrest Indians on Reservation Highway
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Tribal Government, culture, society, americans, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, humans, interesting, law, news, police, rights, safety, usa, abuse, dishonesty )

- 1930 days ago -
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Idaho state troopers can arrest American Indians on highways where they cross reservation land without violating a tribe's sovereignty, according to a recent Idaho Court of Appeals opinion.
Building Trust; Helping Children
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, Child Welfare, children, culture, society, americans, ethics, family, GoodNews, humans, interesting, philanthropy, rights, safety, violence )

- 1936 days ago -
ATCHISON, Kan. -- For more than 60 years, St. Francis Community Services has served as an instrument for healing in the lives of children and families in crisis. Now, they're partnering with the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation of Kansas to build trust in...
Denouncing Racism and Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Maine, culture, society, americans, ethics, freedoms, government, humans, interesting, news, GoodNews, politics, rights, violence, safety )

- 1940 days ago -
AUGUSTA, Maine - The Maine legislature ended its session last spring with an endorsement of the U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, and began session this fall with a resolution denouncing racism and violence.
Dance Shawls Honor Domestic Violence Survivors and Celebrate Their Recovery
Society & Culture  (tags: Domestic Abuse, Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, americans, culture, society, ethics, GoodNews, humans, interesting, rights, safety, violence, women )

- 1944 days ago -
DENVER - The colorful fringed shawls, adorned or austere, stood draped atop tables, mute testimony to women who have survived domestic violence. Pinned to each was a wearer's story - a daughter torn because her father hit her mother and she loves them...
Lawsuit Filed Against Sioux Falls Catholic Lawsuit Alleges Abuse
Society & Culture  (tags: Sioux Indians, Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Catholic Church, americans, abuse, children, culture, society, ethics, freedoms, interesting, humans, religion, safety, violence, rights, news, crime, education )

- 1947 days ago -
14 lawsuits were filed today against the Sioux Falls Catholic Diocese, priests and nuns. The suits accuse them of abusing Native American kids at the Marty Indian School. Lawyers say some of the alleged incidents happened as long as 50 years ago...
Bikers for Bear Butte
Society & Culture  (tags: bikers, motorcycles, freedoms, interesting, humans, ethics, news, americans, culture, society, safety, religion, rights, abuse, education, environment, sadness, transportation, freedoms, culture, ethics, society, abuse, activists, americans, education, envi )

- 1967 days ago -
This is for bikers that support our cause and stand behind us in the protection of Bear Butte, just outside Sturgis, SD We KNOW YOU respect Bear Butte and will stand by our side, in this struggle! We ask our biker brothers and sisters to help us PROTECT
An American Moment: Your Vision...Speak Out!
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, rights, society, freedoms, government, family, children, crime, death, americans, activists, humans, interesting, goodnews, environment, culture, women, news, violence, world, ethics, gayrights, media, education, corruption, religion, usa, polit )

- 1969 days ago -
Start right now. Share your vision for what America can be, where President-Elect Obama should lead this country. Where should we start together?
FBI Hate Crime Report Shows Indians Remain Most Often Assaulted
Society & Culture  (tags: indians, nativeamericans, prejudice, hatecrimes, freedoms, government, humans, americans, abuse, culture, interesting, news, rights, sadness, society, violence, dishonesty, crime, safety, culture, ethics, crime, abuse, freedoms, humans, interesting, news, sad )

- 1974 days ago -
TULSA, Okla. - Crimes of hate against American Indians totaled 75 incidents in the nation during 2007, said a Federal Bureau of Investigation report. While the overall number of crimes against Indians mirrored 2006's 75 incidents...
'The Shock Doctrine'---Naomi Klein & Alfonso Cuaron [Video]   video
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, humans, safety, FEAR )

- 1976 days ago -
A small yet instructive film about the way politics has become just a series of sudden disasters, that lead us into SHOCK, making it possible to get 'things' by us that we rationally would never allow to occur...

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