De-Fund the Dakota Access Pipeline on Sacred Sioux Lands

The Army Corps is skipping the 14-day notification period and intend to grant the easement needed to drill no earlier than 24 hours after delivery of their Notice of Intent. Further threats to the water are clearly imminent. When the easement is granted, we're asking for mass-distributed actions in support of water protectors and the … Continue reading De-Fund the Dakota Access Pipeline on Sacred Sioux Lands

Poem: “I Am Palestine” by John Kaniecki

    I Am Palestine By John Kaniecki Deplored, ignored Your masses are stored Like cattle in stalls Behind check points of barb wired walls Soldier’s boasting David’s golden star Have forgotten their historical scar Dark storm troopers marching in line Rudely declaring your land is mine As jet planes drop bombs with precision The … Continue reading Poem: “I Am Palestine” by John Kaniecki

“Native Americans and the (U.S.) Federal Government”

      Written by: Andrew Boxer   At the start of the twentieth century there were approximately 250,000 Native Americans in the USA – just 0.3 per cent of the population – most living on reservations where they exercised a limited degree of self-government. During the course of the nineteenth century they had been … Continue reading “Native Americans and the (U.S.) Federal Government”

Indigenous México: Náhuatl and Aztec

  THE AZTECS ARE ALIVE AND WELL: The Náhuatl Language in México By John P. Schmal       "On August 13, 1521, Tenochtitlán - the capital of the extensive Aztec Empire - fell to a large force of Spanish and indigenous soldiers. The magnificent city had been under siege for 79 days, as many … Continue reading Indigenous México: Náhuatl and Aztec

Tibetan Proverbs: Translated to English

1. A child without education, is like a bird without wings. A child without education, is like a bird without wings.. Tibetan Proverb. 2. A father deserted by a wise son is like being caught in a shower without a felt. A father deserted by a wise son is like being caught in a shower … Continue reading Tibetan Proverbs: Translated to English