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BIG NEWS: Nebraska Liquor Stores Near Pine Ridge Reservation Lose Licenses

Read more about Oglala Lakota here (top photo) Here's a story I wrote about Ellowyn's life in 2007 and the road blocks to the rez... here

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Let’s Make 2017 the Year of Being Kind | How to Write in the Age of Trump | #NotNormal | Mitakuye Oyasin

“Whoa.” ...only 25 percent of Americans believe we’re living in a kind society, according to a poll by Kindness [...] Source: Let's Make 2017 the Year of Being Kind *** Overnight, America — its past, present, and future — had become unreal.... For me, the symptom of that experience is a constant traumatic alertness, a… Continue reading Let’s Make 2017 the Year of Being Kind | How to Write in the Age of Trump | #NotNormal | Mitakuye Oyasin

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People who did not choose #NativeLivesMatter

Yes, it is often a choice we make as to whether we are a victim, or a victor. In many situations, there is a way to look on the bright side, to take responsibility, to focus on the lesson, in our efforts to grow forward. But let’s not throw the whole victim out with the… Continue reading People who did not choose #NativeLivesMatter

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Alfred Afraid of Hawk

Buffalo Bill performer remembered during ceremony September 09, 2012 7:00 pm • Associated Press   // MANDERSON | Descendants of a Native American man who died more than a century ago while touring with a western-themed show gathered together Sunday to honor his life and celebrate his remains coming home to a South Dakota reservation.… Continue reading Alfred Afraid of Hawk

Visions for a new world

solar and strawbale home building on pine ridge

Click here:  http://www.causes.com/media/1117111 My dream is to build a strawbale for my sister Ellowyn in Porcupine, SD.