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Best Wishes on this Native American Heritage Day

“Treat the earth well. It was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children.” ~Native American Proverb *** The Friday after Thanksgiving is Native American Heritage Day. We hope that everybody will mark the occasion with a moment of constructive contemplation. With a moment of thanks for the … Continue reading

Trail of Tears Commemoration Day

Treat the earth well. It was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children. ~American Indian Proverb ABOUT THE TRAIL OF TEARS: “Under orders from President Jackson the U.S. Army began enforcement of the Removal Act. The Cherokee were rounded up in the summer of 1838 and loaded … Continue reading

When someone says “Oscars,” Remember Sacheen Cruz Littlefeather

  Before this year’s protest of the Oscars for race-based policies, there was Marlon Brando’s acceptance speech in 1973.  A speech that he didn’t even give. Here’s the tape — check it out.     ***

Best Wishes on this Native American Heritage Day

“Treat the earth well. It was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children.” ~Native American Proverb *** The Friday after Thanksgiving is Native American Heritage Day. We hope that everybody will mark the occasion with a moment of constructive contemplation. With a moment of thanks for the … Continue reading

Best Wishes for Native Americans Day

“Only after the last tree has been cut down, only after the last river has been poisoned, only after the last fish has been caught, only then will you find money cannot be eaten.” ~ Cree Prophecy ABOUT NATIVE AMERICANS DAY: Native Americans Day is a response to the claim that Christopher Columbus discovered the … Continue reading

Trail of Tears Commemoration Day

Treat the earth well. It was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children. ~American Indian Proverb ABOUT THE TRAIL OF TEARS: “Under orders from President Jackson the U.S. Army began enforcement of the Removal Act. The Cherokee were rounded up in the summer of 1838 and loaded … Continue reading

Native American Heritage Day

“Treat the earth well. It was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children.” ~Native American Proverb *** The Friday after Thanksgiving is Native American Heritage Day. We hope that everybody will mark the occasion with a moment of constructive contemplation. With a moment of thanks for the … Continue reading

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