NCS News

Apr 22
2017
TA’KAIYA BLANEY MOTHER EARTH DAY

Vancouver, BC: Ta’Kaiya Blaney to perform on Mother Earth Day. The Metro Vancouver Collaborative Cascadia Green Building Council is launching Vancouver’s biggest Earth Day event with an evening of entertainment and inspiration entitled “Innovation in Sustainability.” 

Speakers include Grand Chief Stewart Phillip.

Mother Earth is inviting and encouraging us to party hearty on her behalf, as if our lives depended on it. Since 2011, Vancouverites have flocked to Commercial Drive for a parade (begins at Commercial and Broadway at 1pm) and festival (Grandview Park 2-5pm). 

FOR MORE INFO VISIT COMMON GROUND

Apr 22
2017
SAVING MY TOMORROW

A MOTHER EARTH DAY SPECIAL

New York, New York: Native Children’s Survival Youth Ambassador Ta’Kaiya Blaney featured in the HBO Special “Saving My Tomorrow”.  This Mother Earth Day Special premiers Saturday, April 22 at 7PM/6C on HBO Family and is also available on HBO Now, HBO GO and HBO On Demand.

For additional times and listings, go to HBO.com

MOTHER EARTH DAY MARATHON
Watch all episodes of Saving My Tomorrow Beginning at 4:30PM/3:30C on HBO Family.

Apr 21
2017
STANDING WITH MOTHER EARTH

DENNIS BANKS & ROBBY ROMERO

Los Angeles, CA: On the eve of Mother Earth Day UCLA American Indian Studies Center presents “Standing With Mother Earth” with Dennis Banks and Robby Romero. Special guests include Raye Zaragoza (singer songwriter) with opening blessings by Tongva elder, Gloria Arellanes.  

The event is open to the public and will be held at UCLA Haines Auditorium A18 on Friday, April 21, 2017, 5-7pm.

On April 22, 2009, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed April 22 International Mother Earth Day. Bolivia’s Indigenous President Evo Morales Ayma commended members of the world body who had “taken a historic stand for Mother Earth”.

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT

 

Feb 13
2017
INDIGENOUS CALL TO ACTION

Oceti Sakowin Camp, Standing Rock:  Native Children’s Survival is calling all friends and allies around the world to Rise with Standing Rock in prayer and action at the NATIVE NATIONS MARCH ON WASHINGTON March 10, 2017. 

“The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and Indigenous grassroots leaders call on our allies across the United States and around the world to peacefully March on Washington DC. We ask that you rise in solidarity with the Indigenous peoples of the world whose rights protect Unci Maka (Grandmother Earth) for the future generations of all.” – SRST  

SRST
Stand With Standing Rock

Jan 09
2017
OCCUPY INAUGURATION

Mní Wičóni ~ Water Is Life

Oceti Sakowin Camp, Standing Rock: Native Children’s Survival President Robby Romero and Honorary Board Member Dennis Banks will join the 2017 Occupy Inauguration March, Rally and Concert in Washington, D.C. 

Occupy Inauguration will begin on Friday, January 20th at Malcolm X Park with a rally between 10am – 12pm. We will then begin our “March on Inauguration” toward McPherson Square where an afternoon rally of speakers and music will be held. We look forward to you joining us! 

 #OccupyInauguration #WeAreComing #SeeYouInDC 

Dec 28
2016
AWAKENING A GENERATION

Ta’Kaiya Blaney- Sliammon Nation, Canada

 

“Awakening a generation”. Tonight at 8:30pm on APTN

Cree musician Pakesso Mukash travels to British Colombia, Canada to meet Ta’Kaiya Blaney, a 15 year-old singer-songwriter, actress, and Native Children”s Survival Youth Ambassador. #konnectedtv #aptn

https://www.konnected.tv/…/the_series/awakening-a-generation

Dec 20
2016
STANDING ROCK STRONGHOLD

STANDING ROCK STRONGHOLD:
WHERE SITTING BULL LIVES ON AND
THE STRUGGLE OF OUR PEOPLE UNFOLDS

Cultural Survival Quarterly Magazine

December 2016

Mní Wičóni. Water is life. We are born in water. We have come together in peace and prayer from the four Sacred directions to protect this gift of life, now and for the generations to come. If the “fossil foolish” industry is allowed to poison any more of our waterways, it will be environmental genocide.

– Robby Romero

 

READ MORE:

Dec 18
2016
ROCK WITH STANDING ROCK

We Rock with Standing Rock Benefit Concert
December 18th Los Angeles 7PM
The Fonda Theatre in Hollywood
Presented by Goldenvoice

we-rock-with-standing-rockOceti Sakowin Camp, Standing Rock:  Eagle Thunder Recording Artist Robby Romero to join TV on the Radio, Fiona Apple, Academy Award Winner Patricia Arquette, and more tonight for WE ROCK WITH STANDING ROCK, a benefit concert in support of the Standing Rock Water Protectors. Special guest include Bobby Jean Three Legs (Lakota Youth) and Actress Riley Keough.

All of the proceeds from the concert will benefit The Official Oceti Sakowin Camp (Seven Council Fires) Fund, Native Children’s Survival, The Seeding Sovereignty Project and GiveLove.

For more information visit TV on the Radio’s Facebook, Instagram or Twitter and/or  Goldenvoice’s Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.

Dec 01
2016
STANDING ROCK STRONGHOLD

STANDING ROCK STRONGHOLD:
WHERE SITTING BULL LIVES ON AND
THE STRUGGLE OF OUR PEOPLE UNFOLDS

Cultural Survival Quarterly Magazine

December 2016

Mní Wičóni. Water is life. We are born in water. We have come together in peace and prayer from the four Sacred directions to protect this gift of life, now and for the generations to come. If the “fossil foolish” industry is allowed to poison any more of our waterways, it will be environmental genocide.

– Robby Romero

 

Nov 25
2016
MNÍ WIČÓNI CONCERT WATER IS LIFE

timthumb-phpFort Yates, Standing Rock Indian Reservation: Native Children’s Survival founder Robby Romero and honorary board member Dennis Banks join Taboo (Black Eyed Peas) and a host of Indigenous Artist at Mní Wićõni Concert.

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe will host the Mní Wičóni Benefit Concert from Friday, November 25, through Saturday, November 26, 2016 at the Prairie Knights Casino in Ft. Yates, North Dakota. The concert will feature dozens of internationally recognized entertainers, actors, leaders, youth and will be broadcasted through Powwows.com to the wider world. The broadcast will feature a text to donate campaign to assist the tribe in raising legal funds against the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Watch it all live on PowWows.com!

Nov 23
2016
STAND WITH STANDING ROCK

STAND WITH STANDING ROCK

STAND WITH STANDING ROCK Trailer is a preview from the upcoming film produced by Academy Award Winner Patricia Arquette and Directed by American Indian Film Festival Winner Robby Romero.  Scheduled for released in the summer of 2017, the film documents the Historical Spiritual Resistance to the illegal Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) and the unlawful response from the North Dakota Sheriff’s Office and DAPL’s private army against unarmed women, children and men.

Mní Wičóni #WaterIsLife #NoDAPL #StandWithStandingRock

Nov 12
2016
EARTH REVOLUTION WINS BEST MUSIC VIDEO

FORTY FIRST ANNUAL AMERICAN INDIAN FILM FESTIVAL

SAN FRANCISCO, CA: EARTH REVOLUTION (written and performed by Ta’Kaiya Blaney and directed by Robby Romero) won best music video at the 41st Annual American Indian Film Festival. The Award Show was held Friday night November 11, 2016 at the Fillmore Heritage Center in San Francisco, California.

During a live performance by Ta’Kaiya Blaney and Robby Romero, Robby addressed the crowd with a passionate call to action to Stand in Solidarity with Stand Rock. Since April 2016 over 300 Native Nations, friends and allies from around the world have come together at Oceti Sakowin Camp at Standing Rock in what has become an historic Spiritual Resistance to the “Black Snake” Dakota Access Pipe Line. Ta’Kaiya and Robby closed their performance with what Robby called the Oceti Sakowin Camp Song BORN ON THE REZ

To Stand With Standing Rock click HERE