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Apr 15, 2017 DENNIS BANKS 80th BIRTHDAY ROAST

Photo by: Takeo Koshikawa

Leech Lake Reservation: On April 15, 2017, family and friends came together to roast Dennis Banks at The Dennis Banks 80th Birthday Roast.  Mark Banks, Dennis’ elder brother and Master of Ceremonies said about Dennis, “To be a pipe carrier you have to be true to the cause, true to your people and Dennis is that way.”

The party was held at Northern Lights Hotel & Casino and included dinner, a screening of “A Good Day To Die” (A documentary film about the life of American Indian Movement Leader Dennis Banks) with performances by Robby Romero and Mitch Walking Elk and a presentation from The Longest Walk 5, a spiritual walk and run founded by Dennis Banks.

 

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  

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Stand With Standing Rock

Jan 21, 2017 WOMEN’S MARCH

Dakota Romero joins Historic Global Women’s March

New York, New York: ETE recording artist Dakota Romero marched today in New York City for Women’s Rights, Human Rights, and the Rights Of Indigenous Peoples and Mother Earth.

USA TODAY WASHINGTON — More than 2 million people across the world, led by hundreds of thousands who overwhelmed the nation’s capital, protested the first full day of President Trump’s tenure Saturday.

What began as a Facebook post by a Hawaii grandmother the day after Hillary Clinton’s loss in November’s election blossomed into a massive protest uniting people of all ages, races and religions who crowded downtown Washington. They called for a “revolution” as a bulwark against the new administration and the Republican-led Congress they fear will roll back reproductive, civil and human rights.

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