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Indigenous Peoples and Human Rights

Friday, March 24, 2017

Video Cheyenne River Chairman Update on Camps for Water Protectors

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Cheyenne River Chairman Harold Frazier



Cheyenne River Chairman Harold Frazier shares how Cheyenne River opened up a camp at Eagle Butte, South Dakota, as a safe place for water protectors.
The camp was created after water protectors were attacked, arrested and evicted at Standing Rock.
Chairman Frazier describes how Cheyenne River also maintains a spiritual camp of water protectors along the Cannon Ball River, where ceremonies are being held. Chairman Frazier said it was created so people would not be a burden on anyone, and could continue their cultural ways.
Water protector Eric Poemoceah, who conducts the interview, thanks Chairman Frazier for coming to the aid of water protectors.
Eric was violently attacked on live video by militarized police when Oceti Sakowin Camp was demolished. Eric is now in a wheelchair following the attack when police.

SALT LAKE Long Walk 5 Photos by Bad Bear

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Thank you to Carl 'Bad Bear' Sampson, Western Shoshone, for sharing his photos of Longest Walk 5. Walkers at the Urban Indian Center of Salt Lake stood in solidarity with Standing Rock water protectors, urging divestment in Dakota Access Pipeline. Walkers marched to the Utah Capitol and offered prayers.

Photojournalist Bad Bear has shared his photos from the Longest Walk 2, 3 and 4, with Censored News, and is now crossing this land again. Thank you!

O'Odham in Mexico Against the Border Wall Peaceful Event


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Protesta pacifica en la frontera 

Protestamos en contra del muro
El sabado 25, de marzo del 2017
Lugar: garita wo'osan (también conocido como garita de san Miguel) 
Evento todo el día inicia a las 7:00 am
Todo el publico es bienvenido todo medio informativo es bienvenido
Invitación abierta a personas que hagan canto tradicional danzantes bandas musicales y todas las personas que desean hablar tendremos comida y todas sus donaciones son bienvenidas
El 24 de marzo del 2017
Habrá lugar para acampar en la iglesia santa carmela en la comunidad wo'osan en sonora México traigan sus tiendas de acampar ramadas sombrillas y sillas para su comodidad.
No sera tolerado el uso de alcohol ni de ninguna otra substancia toxica pandillerismo y ningún tipo de armas contaremos con el apoyo de autoridades estatales y federales.
 Anfitrión el Consejo Supremo
 de la tribu Tohono O'odham en Mexico.