FAA Complicity in Violence Against Standing Rock Water Protectors

Guest Commentary Published February 22, 2017 Part 1 of 9 Buffalo Incident The North Dakota sky over Standing Rock beats almost continuously with the pulse of propeller blades. The tempo is changed by the number of helicopters, planes, and drones; speeding and slowing the beat in a sinister arrhythmia, taunting the Water Protectors below. Each […]

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Leech Lake Tribal College Hosts Traditional Snow Snakes Competition

Published February 22, 2017 BEMIDJI, MINNESOTA – On Friday, February 17, a Gooni Ginebik, or traditional Ojibwe Snow Snakes Competition, was held between Cass Lake-Bena and Red Lake middle schools. The competition took place at Diamond Point Park in Bemidji and was hosted by Leech Lake Tribal College with support from Watermark Art Center and […]

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United Nations Consultation Meeting Scheduled at United Tribes Technical College

Published February 22, 2017 BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA – United Tribes Technical College will host a visit of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at the college, 3315 University Drive in Bismarck. UN Special Rapporteur Ms. Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, will conduct an official country visit to the United […]

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Dennis Banks to Standing Rock Water Protectors: Do What You Think is Right in Your Heart

Published February 21, 2017  CANNON BALL, NORTH DAKOTA – With the deadline to leave the Oceti Sakowin camp just hours away, Dennis Banks, the co-founder of the American Indian Movement, told water protectors at the encampment to they should do what they feel is right in their hearts to do. “I know tomorrow many of […]

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