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One of the most important things I did there was listen. I learned an incredible amount in a short period of time, mostly through storytelling. I listened to stories from Native youth about their everyday lives — growing up on reservations and small towns and big cities across the country. I learned about ancestral histories and the many conflicts that Indigenous Nations set aside to come together to protect the water, and that this is the largest gathering of Indigenous Nations since 1973.
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Children, everybody, here’s what to do during war: In a time of destruction, create something. A poem. A parade. A community. A school. A vow. A moral principle. One peaceful moment. Subscribe or “Follow” us on WAMMToday.org. For the TC EVENTS calendar and the ACTIONS AND ACTION ALERTS click on the tab at the top of the page […]
Northside Project: Dennis Uploaded by UpTakeVideo on Aug 19, 2011 Dennis and Deborah are like a lot of Minnesotans. They have put in decades of hard work at their jobs, pay their taxes and rarely ask for help—until now. On May 22nd a tornado that devastated Minneapolis on the north side destroyed their home. Their family of seven […]
Had I been able to address Attorney General Eric Holder when he was here on May 27th, here is what I could have said. –Sue Ann Martinson Comments to Eric Holder: Perhaps you do not understand who we are. Perhaps you do not understand the loving community of antiwar activists that surrounds these women and […]