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Five Lakota Tribes Take Historic ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: Lakota Tribes, Obama, foster care, indigenous rights, South Dakota, Child Welfare Act )

Nancy
- 62 days ago - youtube.com
Thank you for helping us achieve another milestone in restoring basic rights and sovereignty to Lakota tribes in South Dakota, and a special thanks to A Positive Tomorrow, the experts who got us there. We are now one step closer to implementing foster-
Please Sign: Tell States to Change So-Called Fetal Protection Laws That Imprison Pregnant Women
Society & Culture  (tags: women, pregnant women, prenatal protection laws, rights violations, imprisonment of pregnant women, human rights, women's rights, Wisconsisn, South Dakota, Minnesota, Oklahoma )

Susan
- 310 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Alicia Beltran of Jackson Wisconsin wanted to do what's best for her unborn child. But that goal got her arrested. During a prenatal visit she told her doctor about a past addiction she'd overcome. Even though her tests were good, she was punished anyway.
Chiefs Declare Keystone XL Consultation Meeting Invalid, Walk Out on State Department Officials
Society & Culture  (tags: Keystone XL, Native Americans, , Rapid City, South Dakota, Treaty Rights, DOS, environment, culture )

Angelika
- 469 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
"On this historic day of May 16, 2013, ten sovereign Indigenous nations maintain that the proposed TransCanada/Keystone XL pipeline does not serve the national interest and in fact would be detrimental not only to the collected sovereigns but all future
The Hidden Massacre of WhiteClay   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Whiteclay, Lakota Indians, Nebraska, Petition, illegal alcohol sales, massacre, destruction, shameful, South Dakota )

Dandelion
- 650 days ago - youtube.com
Whiteclay extension was incorporated into the Pine Ridge reservation by 2 acts of Congress, Theodore Roosevelt's executive order removing this was illegal in 1904. Illegal sale of alcohol to Pine Ridge residents started immediately upon removal of this.
In the Shadow of Wounded Knee
Society & Culture  (tags: Pine Ridge Reservation, Oglala Lakota, Sioux Nation, South Dakota, National Geographic, Alex White Plume, Dusti Rose Jumping Eagle, Olowan Thunder Hawk Martinez )

Dandelion
- 733 days ago - ngm.nationalgeographic.com
After 150 years of broken promises, the Oglala Lakota people of the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota are nurturing their tribal customs, language, and beliefs. A rare, intimate portrait shows their resilience in the face of hardship.
URGENT - Please Sign: Give the Black Hills Back to the Sioux
Society & Culture  (tags: rights, American Indians, Sioux, Lakota, Black Hills, South Dakota, US theft, General Custer, Gold rush, the heart of all that is, Cante Wamakaognake, auction, rights, treaty, law, US Congress, President Obama, Dana Lone Hill )

Susan
- 744 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Sioux want to buy back their Black Hills, "the heart of all that is" before it's auctioned off on Aug. 25 for development. They urgently need our help to save it from becoming yet another wasteland. http://www.indiegogo.com/PeSla-LakotaHeartland
The Thick Dark Fog Releasing March 1, 2012
Society & Culture  (tags: The Thick Dark Fog, Walter Littlemoon, Boarding Schools, Wounded Knee, South Dakota, Indian, healing, heritage, native television, educational )

Dandelion
- 937 days ago - nativetelecom.org
Walter Littlemoon is a 69-year-old Lakota man born and raised in Wounded Knee, South Dakota. The Thick Dark Fog profiles Walter's journey to heal himself and his community while reclaiming his heritage.
The Lakota Will Never Forget Wounded Knee 1890
Society & Culture  (tags: Wounded Knee, 1890, Lakota, non-Indians, society, South Dakota, humans, government, ethics, americans, culture, family, rights, violence )

Tamme
- 2438 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
To the non-Indians of South Dakota and the rest of America, December 29, 1990 was another day. But to the Lakota people, December 29 was a day they commemorated every year since 1890. It was a day when nearly 300 of their relatives were shot to death in c
   

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