Longest Walk 5 – War on Drugs Begins Saturday  

 

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Published February 13, 2016

LA JOLLA, CALIFORNIA — The Longest Walk 5 – War on Drugs will begin on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at the Kellogg Park in La Jolla, California.

Due to parking near the park, participants are asked to arrive by 6:30 a.m. – PST to secure a parking spot.

Longest Walk 5The event starts at 7:00 a.m. and the walk begins at 9:00 a.m.

Dennis Banks, co-founder of the American Indian Movement, Harry Kindness and Norman “Wounded Knee” DeOcampo, all veterans of other Longest Walks are stepping once again to bring attention to a serious issue facing Native people throughout Indian Country.

Orlando Vigil will serve as national coordinator of the Longest Walk 5 – War on Drugs that will conclude in Washington, D.C. on July 15, 2016.

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