Category Archives: Native Americans in crisis

WHAT A MINUTE AND 35 SECONDS DID FOR THE CHEYENNE RIVER INDIAN RESERVATION

Keith Olbermann Helps Raise $250,000 for Storm-Ravaged Cheyenne River Reservation By John R. Platt | Monday, February 15, 2010 5:23 PM ET TV pundit draws attention to “humanitarian crisis at home.” For 14,000 Native Americans without heat or electricity, one … Continue reading

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REDFORD ON PELTIER

Brought to my attention by Chatnoir on alt.native. DEMOCRACY NOW excerpt: AMY GOODMAN: Issues that you take on that other people don’t, for example, speaking up for Native Americans. You narrated the Incident at Oglala about Leonard Peltier. Why did … Continue reading

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SHATTERED HEARTS

SHATTERED HEARTS: The commercial exploitation of Native American women and girls in Minnestoa I have read bits and pieces of this from other sources it is  horrifying any young girl forced or enticed into trading sex for….. anything. The report … Continue reading

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PINE RIDGE RESIDENTS IN NEED OF PROPANE AND FOOD

Here is an excerpt from RAPID CITY JOURNAL Five days after the storm hit on Christmas Eve, reservation residents are still facing unplowed roads, electrical outages, broken water pipes and diminishing supplies of food and fuel. On Tuesday, Oglala Sioux … Continue reading

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