Tag Archives: Dakota

Steve Clemens> Our military-backed exceptionalism

“Who was I to rain on their parade?” By Steve Clemens  May 09, 2013  Mennonista  TC Daily Planet One would be hard-pressed not to see the enormous fetishizing of the U.S. Military since the attacks of 9/11/01. Whether it is at professional sports events, airports, political rallies, or even at local restaurants, it seems almost impossible to […]

Susu Jeffrey> Coldwater: The new history

Coldwater: The new history “We begin history here in 1820,” John Anfinson said in a KFAI radio interview. By Susu Jeffrey  Southside Pride   September 2012 Chief of natural and cultural resources for the National Park Service (NPS), Anfinson is the architect of the Coldwater Park redux. In 1820, U.S. soldiers took possession of Coldwater Springs […]

Black Hills> Pe’ Sla Sacred Grounds on Development Auction Block

Pe’ Sla Sacred Grounds on Development Auction Block By Georgianne Nienaber (about the author) August 14, 2012   opednews.com “As the wind breaths out of Wind Cave in my face, I am reminded of the creation of humans and my own small place in this magnificent world.”  ~~Winona LaDuke writing at  Washun Niya The sale is perfectly “legal,” […]

Video> UN Probe: U.S. Should Return Stolen Sacred Land, Including Mt. Rushmore, to Native Americans

UN Probe: U.S. Should Return Stolen Sacred Land, Including Mt. Rushmore, to Native Americans James Anaya, the U.N. special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, has conducted the United Nations’ first-ever investigation into the plight of Native Americans living in the United States. Anaya’s recommendations include advising the U.S. to return some land to […]