Two Spirit Nation To Hold Grand Entry At Standing Rock
An event of major historical significance for LGBTIQA+ Native Americans is occurring today.The newly formed Two Spirit Nation will be honored in a traditional entry into the main campgrounds at Sacred Stone Camp at the site of the Dakota Access Pipeline resistance.30 U.S Cities Have Officially Changed Columbus Day to ‘Indigenous Peoples Day’
The effort to change the federal holiday of Columbus Day to “Indigenous Peoples Day” is gaining momentum across the country as two more cities make the official change.Peru: National Park 'Master Plan' Opens Uncontacted Tribe's Land to Oil Drilling
The Peruvian government's 'Master Plan' for a new national park would pave the way for large-scale oil exploration in one of the Amazon's most intact areas - also home to several uncontacted tribes.Fight Over Dakota Access Pipeline Intensifies
Company behind the project expects final approval; opponents vow to continue effort.On Tuesday, Energy Transfer Partners LP praised the appeals court ruling and said it freed the company to build the pipeline in an area within 20 miles to the east and west of the Missouri River.Solidarity From the South: Indigenous Leaders From Ecuador Come to Standing Rock
Indigenous leaders from Ecuador joined the protectors at Standing Rock recently to show solidarity and share information, as their community has had some victories against oil companies and politicians in the past few years.