A fresh animation narrated by Andy Rooney, speaking truth to Chevron, phoney journalists and corporate executives concerning Ecuador and its Indigenous Population. Ecuador, with its President, Rafael Corea, is a country at odds with itself. An amendment to the Constitution recently included the rights of the environment to exist, yet the Administration of Corea continues [...]
Russell Means speaking to the Hawaiian people in 2001, at a time when the Hawaiian people were seeking federal recognition.
This is a short history of colonization of the Lakotah to explain why our people do not make efforts at self-sufficiency. 1. The United States outlawed our religion, our spirituality. Outlawed it. Out people were sent to prison if they caught practicing our ways. 2. They rounded up our children, all of our children, for [...]
Russell Means speaks on the nation-wide broadcast of Native American Calling. Among the topics discussed are the denial of Leonard Peltier’s appeal and its implications, as well as the ‘Freedom to Travel’ that is guaranteed within the areas covered by the 1851 & 1868 Fort Laramie treaties. Click here to play Russell Means interview with [...]
Friday, August 21, 2009 Leonard Peltier, a Chippewa activist and member of the American Indian Movement who was convicted in 1977 of the murder of two FBI agents, has been denied parole. Peltier is serving two consecutive life sentences in the United States Penitentiary in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. Peltier had been previously denied parole in 1993. [...]
Fascism, Genocide, and Extinction: An Indictment Against Civilization by Sean Swain “…It is iron and wheat which have Civilized men and ruined the human Race.” –Jean-Jacques Rousseau, “Discourses on the Origin of Inequality” (Rousseau 24) “It would be better to dump the whole stinking system and take the consequences.” –The Unabomber (Kaczynski #179, Unabomber 140) [...]
In this edition of Weekend Update, Russell Means talks to the current depression, unemployment and homelessness that define our times. He speaks to the respect of all the sacred colors, all the visions, and reveals what the light at the end of the tunnel truly is. Weekend Update #26: Labor Day, Liberty Day from Russell [...]
Urgent Action: Legalize Community Radio / Guatemala Support Indigenous Peoples’ Rights in Guatemala: Legalize Community Radio August 2009 Around the world, the press has become increasingly commercialized and consolidated. If we’re lucky, we have access to independent community radio stations where we can hear news from alternative sources and contribute our own views. For many [...]
Russell Means speaks to the disconnect between the people of Patriarchy and the natural world and of how the depths of the ocean have already been altered. A fresh look at culture in this week’s edition of Weekend Update! Weekend Update #25: Water, water from Russell Means on Vimeo.
Join us in demanding justice for internationally-respected Peruvian indigenous leader Santiago Manuin! If you have not already done so, you have untill the end of the week to sign this global petition on behalf of Manuin. Peru’s Pro-Human Rights Association (APRODEH) will deliver the letter to Peruvian President Alan Garcia on August 10th in honor [...]