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Saturday, March 9, 2013

Mohawk Nation News 'Northern Gatekeepers' Cree youth trekkers




NORTHERN GATEKEEPERS

mnnlogo1MNN. Mar. 8, 2013. The Northern Cree of Hudson’s-James Bay [Quebec] are walking for unity. The six Great Whale Indigenous youth and their master hunter are going to Ottawa, by foot, for 1,500 kilometers in -40 C. weather. They are trekking along a traditional trade route and reminding us of historical alliance between Cree, Algonquin, Mohawk and other Indigenous nations in Quebec.


Moccasins on the Ground to Protect Sacred Water Begins

Moccasins on the Ground to Protect Sacred Water

Update: Friday, March 8 - Moccasins on the Ground: Frontline Activist Training begins
Moccasins on the Ground training at Pine Ridge reservation in South Dakota kicked off today with celebration and ceremony. Debra White Plume, Lakota Grandmother, spoke about the goal for the weekend:
“This training is a message to Obama and TransCanada that if they try to build KXL we’ll be here to meet them with our moccasins on the ground.”