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Native American Lehman Brightman Who Taught And Made History Has Died


Society & Culture  (tags: Native American, Lehman Brightman, history, Professor, Wounded Knee, Alcatraz Island, Mt Rushmore, activist, historian, leader )

Sheryl
- 460 days ago - eastbaytimes.com
He was a Sioux and Creek activist and longtime East Bay college history professor who rebelled against the U.S. govts account of history. He took part in takeovers of Alcatraz Island and Wounded Knee helped organize the occupation of Mt Rushmore in 1971



   

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Patrick W (2)
Tuesday June 20, 2017, 8:16 pm
He had a long and committed life.
 

Joette B (0)
Tuesday June 20, 2017, 8:18 pm
This is a man we can all honor as he blessed all that knew him and all he helped .This is a rare person hope to meet him on the other side.
 

Dawnie W (250)
Tuesday June 20, 2017, 10:44 pm
๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’œNoted...The world has lost a genuine committed man who liked to say what the truth was not paint some whitewashed tale. God Bless him and may he rest in peace and love. ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’œThank you...Dandelion.๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’œ

๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ’œแƒฆ ๐Ÿ’™ฦธฬตฬกำœฬตฬจฬ„ฦท๐Ÿ˜บ๐Ÿ’œL๐Ÿ’™ve, Hugs and Peace go with you all๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ˜บฦธฬตฬกำœฬตฬจฬ„ฦท๐Ÿ’›แƒฆ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ˜‰
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Tuesday June 20, 2017, 11:41 pm
Rest In Peace, Lehman Brightman.
Shared.
 

Animae C (506)
Wednesday June 21, 2017, 4:12 am
Bon Voyage Lehman L. Brightman.

TY Dande
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Wednesday June 21, 2017, 4:38 am
Noted!!!!!
 

Ed Site Issues V (198)
Wednesday June 21, 2017, 6:37 am
Noted, Thanks
 

Winn A (179)
Wednesday June 21, 2017, 6:49 am
Rest in Peace . . . . .
 

JL A (281)
Wednesday June 21, 2017, 7:16 am
May his legacy live on. Thanks Dandelion
 

Barb SiteIssues V (202)
Wednesday June 21, 2017, 10:09 am
Rest in Peace
 

Judy C (91)
Thursday June 22, 2017, 12:51 am
What a loss for all people and especially for Native People. Lehman Brightman made a huge contribution to the world, and I'm sure he opened the eyes of many people. It's a shame that he experienced so much loss near the end of his life. His teachings will live on. R.I.P., Lehman Brightman.
 

Harry K (0)
Thursday June 22, 2017, 4:18 am
he was a history maker.
 

Sue H (7)
Thursday June 22, 2017, 9:06 am
May he rest in peace.
 

Raleighaway k (356)
Thursday June 22, 2017, 3:12 pm
noted shared RIP ty
 

Janet B (0)
Thursday June 22, 2017, 3:30 pm
Thanks
 

Colleen L (3)
Thursday June 22, 2017, 4:15 pm
Rest in Peace. His legacy will live on. Thanks Dandelion
 

Arild Gone for now (174)
Friday June 23, 2017, 2:55 am
Amazing man,RIP.
 

Miss You All Dearly (67)
Friday June 23, 2017, 4:53 am
Dearest Dandelion...Many thanks for this lesson/tribute into an amazing man...loved the comments left by his pupils too...he is still walking...what a privelege for them...as well as us all..to know people I him walk this earth
 

Sheryl G (360)
Friday June 23, 2017, 5:59 pm
Thank you Ros and others who took the time to find out who this man was. A giant among men as they say.
 

Janet B (0)
Friday June 23, 2017, 7:06 pm
Thanks
 

Mike H (252)
Friday June 23, 2017, 10:36 pm
RIP in warrior heaven
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Saturday June 24, 2017, 4:55 am
Rest in peace.
 

Lisa M (14)
Saturday June 24, 2017, 7:22 am
Rest In Peace, Lehman Brightman
 

Roberto MARINI (88)
Saturday June 24, 2017, 8:32 am
thanks for sharing this post
 

Janet B (0)
Saturday June 24, 2017, 1:39 pm
Thanks
 

Tom P (29)
Saturday June 24, 2017, 4:19 pm
Condolences to friends family and community. I believe he,ll continue the fight from his new home.
 

TOM T (248)
Sunday June 25, 2017, 7:58 am

R I P
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Sunday June 25, 2017, 11:21 am
Thanks again
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Monday June 26, 2017, 6:40 am
Thanks again
 

Margie FOURIE (148)
Tuesday June 27, 2017, 2:18 am
Thanks again
 

FOTEINI chormpou (23)
Sunday July 2, 2017, 6:12 am
didn't know thank you!
 

Jerome S (0)
Monday July 10, 2017, 2:52 am
thanks for sharing.
 

Jim V (0)
Monday July 10, 2017, 3:38 am
thanks
 

Ray D (4)
Friday August 25, 2017, 7:47 pm
PEACE.
 

Mike M (40)
Thursday August 31, 2017, 2:42 pm
Sad, a true loss to all that knew him and to those who will continue to need him
 

Patrick W (2)
Friday October 6, 2017, 11:21 pm
noted with sadness
 

Lesa D (26)
Saturday November 18, 2017, 12:24 am
...rest in peace, Lehman Brightman & thank you...
 
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