ManiFest 420: Music, Performance Art, Activism, Live Painting, Massage & Healing
~Nahko & Medicine For The People - CD RELEASE "Dark as Night"
~i like you.
Who wants some new Nahko & Medicine For The People music?! Mark Murphy (Wookiefoot front man) has just finished producing the new Nahko & Medicine For The People Album! The worldwide premier of the new album "Dark as Night" will be at ManiFest 420 at the Cabooze on Saturday April 20th!!
8:30-9:30: i like you.
9:30-10:00: Ben Suchy
10:00-11:00: Dustin Thomas Band
11:00: Fire Performance on Patio
11:00-11:30: Ben Suchy
11:30-1:30: Nahko & Medicine For The People
18+ $12 ADV/$15 DOS
LIVE PAINTING: By Annmarie Misik - facebook.com/RiDesign1 Read more...
Please distribute these resources and links widely. These links are all focused on the many concerns, actions, and impacts Native and First Nations have been raising in the push against tar sands and the Keystone XL pipeline.
*The Keystone XL tarsands oil pipeline will cross the drinking water pipeline of the Lakota Nation. The Lakota Nation tribe passed legislation opposing KXL and called upon every Lakota people to defend the water. In the words of one member of the Lakota Nation: "We will defend the water. The federal government, Transcanada or whoever will defend the Keystone is going to have to put us in jail, or kill us."
*The Oglala Sioux have passed a resolution through their tribal government to stop Keystone XL from entering their Treaty Territory Read more...
Industrial Economy is not the Only Economy
March 21, 2013
Economic development is a word that gets tossed around a lot on the Navajo Nation. It seems that tossing the word around is as far as it gets. When you look at the economic development in our communities, chances are you are sure to find gas stations, Laundromats, car washes, or fast food chains.
There is also another form of economic development that we don't see, but it supplies our tribe with a significant amount of revenue. Read more...
Stop Navajo Nation from Buying BHP Billiton Navajo Mine
Right now, the Navajo Nation President BenShelley, Council Delegate Lorenzo Bates and Speaker Naize are Pursuing to buy BHP Billiton Navajo Mine by July,1 2013.
please see link below for more information
Our relatives in Canada, and around the world, need our voices in the coming days as the fate of the Keystone Xl Pipeline is set to be discussed by the US Senate on Tuesday. The vote will be close. ALL of our voices are needed to call on your Senators to oppose the Keystone XL Pipeline. The Tar Sands are destroying the homelands, and poisoning the communities of our Cree relatives, and contributing to global warming. Those Red Lakers have been camping on top of a Tar Sands Pipeline that illegally crosses their territory for over a week now. We need to tell these senators to LISTEN to us. While the final decision is still in the hands of the State Dept and White House, we need our representatives to put the pressure on, and fairly advocate for us. Read more...