October 21, 2019
Salem-News.com Native American articles
Salem-News.com (Mar-16-2014 11:28)
Freeing Native Americans from This Sick CultureDavid Tree for Salem-News.com
Oh, the lovely US government. It's overdrive now, breaking promises to each of us, but those it broke to Native Americans define the very culture we all must live in.
Right now Native American kids are killing themselves. "Native youth are more than three times more likely to commit suicide (a number that increases to more than 10 times on some reservations), and have post traumatic stress symptoms on par with Iraq War veterans."
Salem-News.com (Feb-28-2014 18:27)
Wounded Knee Massacre by Christians CrusadersSalem-News.com
Please don’t be confused with Wounded Knee Incident.
(WASHINGTON, DC) -
The Wounded Knee Massacre occurred on December 29,1890, near Wounded Knee Creek (Lakota: Čhaŋkpé Ópi Wakpála) on the Lakota Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in the U.S. state of South Dakota.
Salem-News.com (Feb-03-2014 20:32)
Hearts On The Ground: Free the Lakota ChildrenSalem-News.com
"A nation is not conquered until the hearts of its women are on the ground."
(NAIROBI, Kenya ECOTERRA) -
As clearly documented in the new short web video “Hearts on the Ground,” by Sundance award-winning director Kalyanee Mam (just released at www.LakotaLaw.org/action), the epidemic of child taking by the State of South Dakota is tearing thousands of Lakota Sioux families apart.
Salem-News.com (Jan-13-2014 13:52)
Peter Yarrow Concert to Benefit Native American NonprofitSalem-News.com
Peter Yarrow's “An Evening of Love and Laughter,” a concert benefiting Portland-based Wisdom of the Elders
(PORTLAND, OR) -
Peter Yarrow, of the famed 1960s folk group Peter, Paul & Mary, will perform “An Evening of Love and Laughter” to benefit Portland-based Wisdom of the Elders, a Native American nonprofit, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, at Augustana Lutheran Church, which donated use of its facility at 2710 NE 14th Ave.