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Sixty-seven years ago this month, noted sculptor Korczak Ziolkowski, having served in World War II, decided to accept a proposal made eight years previously by Lakota chief Henry Standing Bear and ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu May 22, 2014 at 08:11 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Chase Iron Eyes Hello, my name is Chase Iron Eyes and I represent the Lakota People's Law Project as South Dakota legal counsel. The state of South Dakota has forcibly removed our Lakota ...
by Chase Iron Eyes
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue May 13, 2014 at 04:03 PM PDT with 107 Recommends
Chase Iron Eyes Hello my relatives. My name is Chase Iron Eyes and I represent the Lakota Peoples Law Project as South Dakota legal counsel. I am also the appointed Eyapaha (messenger) of ...
by Chase Iron Eyes
Comment Count 32 comments on Mon Sep 30, 2013 at 09:25 AM PDT with 163 Recommends
Chase Iron Eyes Hello my relatives. My name is Chase Iron Eyes. I am South Dakota counsel for the Lakota Peoples Law Project , the appointed Eyapaha (messenger) of the Black Hills Sioux ...
by Chase Iron Eyes
Comment Count 111 comments on Thu Sep 19, 2013 at 10:00 AM PDT with 249 Recommends
George Washington After having visited two very pretty areas of my state of Colorado, diaried here ...
by ColoTim
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Oct 25, 2012 at 05:35 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
The Black Hills local paper of record, the Rapid City Journal, has published a profile of a friend of mine, Mother Linda Kramer, lives in the Heart of the Black Hills and has been working to ...
by robbinsdale radical
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Sep 19, 2012 at 08:00 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Tribe President Cyril Scott says in a statement obtained by the Associated Press that the Rosebud Sioux's bid on nearly 2,000 acres of pristine prairie grass was accepted by the land's owners. ...
by meralda
Comment Count 15 comments on Tue Sep 11, 2012 at 06:00 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
I did not know what to expect as I drove to Rapid City's Memorial Park Wednesday night. I was there to witness a celebration of "The Return of the Pe' Sla" -- and an update on the breathtaking ...
by robbinsdale radical
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Sep 06, 2012 at 12:50 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
The financial details remain to be worked out, but negotiations between representatives of the Sioux people and the owners of Pe' Sla, a sliver of sacred land in the heart of the Black Hills, have ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 84 comments on Mon Sep 03, 2012 at 03:09 PM PDT with 325 Recommends
If you've been reading First Nations News and Views (a labor of love of incredible depth and breadth by navajo and Meteor Blades ), then you already know the backstory: The various Lakota, Dakota, ...
by Aji
Comment Count 71 comments on Sun Sep 02, 2012 at 06:19 PM PDT with 134 Recommends
If like many of us, you have been following the situation of a sacred site to the Lakota, Dakota, and Nakota tribes; there may be news. The original situation: the land known as Pe' Sla was owned ...
by mollyd
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Aug 27, 2012 at 11:11 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Not all capitalists are vampires. There are business people I know and admire, people who care about their companies, take pride in the work they do, and feel a responsibility toward the people who ...
by Fiona West
Comment Count 65 comments on Wed Aug 22, 2012 at 09:15 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Pe' Sla, a place sacred to the Lakota on the Reynold's Prairie in the ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 108 comments on Mon Aug 20, 2012 at 05:17 PM PDT with 266 Recommends
While Europeans tended to build the places they considered to be sacred—churches, statues, memorials—for American Indian people sacred places were often not places constructed by humans, but ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed May 09, 2012 at 08:28 AM PDT with 92 Recommends
The expansion of the American empire westward across the Mississippi River was motivated by greed and supported by God. During the nineteenth century American greed was manifested in an obsession ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Apr 10, 2012 at 08:25 AM PDT with 74 Recommends
(This is a repost from years ago, and now the nightmare is coming true. When the thieves are in their "Heaven" with their streets made of gold, some of that gold will have been ripped from the ...
by Winter Rabbit
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Apr 06, 2012 at 01:53 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
“Wonderful U.S. and Canada!” Obama supports TransCanada's bid to push ahead with part of oil pipeline Barack Obama helped put the Keystone XL tar ...
by Winter Rabbit
Comment Count 69 comments on Mon Feb 27, 2012 at 03:51 PM PST with 28 Recommends
This year one of my resolutions is to return to get blogging again to get the word out about things that I think are worth watching in my home state. To that end, I have been getting set up on ...
by robbinsdale radical
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Jan 26, 2012 at 07:48 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Following World War II, the United States decided that it wanted to sever its relationships with American Indian tribes. In order to do this, it needed to settle all possible legal claims which ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Jan 12, 2012 at 08:23 AM PST with 50 Recommends
While Europeans tended to build the places they considered to be sacred—churches, statues, memorials—for American Indian people sacred places were often not places constructed by humans, but ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon Jan 09, 2012 at 07:52 AM PST with 120 Recommends