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  • Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 08:00 AM through September 26, 2021

    8th Annual Ride Against the Current of the Oil

    8th Annual Ride Against the Current of the Oil. 

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    We will be starting at the Welcome Water Protectors Center, Palisade MN September 15th ending at the Red River. 

    Each stop we welcome horse nations, and communities to join us for Prayers for the relatives, and the water.   

    Our Stops:

    • Backus, Shell River Camp, Coffee Pot Landing and Red Lake Treaty Camp. 
    • We will have Prayer and Feast on 09/26 at the Red River - Old Crossing & Treaty County Wayside Park.

    Please contact us if you are interested in ride. 

    Experienced riders and bring your gear. 

    * 8 Years *

    "...Eight years ago, we started this battle against the Black Snake here in the north. At that time I had a dream ... it was about the oil coming towards our people ... coming towards our relatives and land. I dreamed we should ride our horses against the current of the oil so we rode the KXL ... the Sandpiper and then later on the Dakota Access Pipeline. Now we ride Line 3. The Sandpiper was cancelled in 20l6 after a lot of citizen resistance, prayers, and the day our horse ride ended. KXL was cancelled finally by the Biden Administration. Enbridge hopes to pump oil through Line 3 by the end of October 2021. We are going to have a prayer ride again. Here's our story from 2014- Watch and support us ... prayers, funds, and food..." - Winona LaDuke


    MNIWiconi Ride from Standing Rock to Tioga, MN

    2019

    2017 Lines 61/67 Wisconsin to Minnesota Line 3

    2016

    2015

    Press and Media please contact Martin Keller, Media Savant Communications

    612-729-8585, [email protected] 

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