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.
The 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.
This BBSNews article originally appeared on Native News Online.