Siegl, of the Musqueam First Nation, said many of the homeless campers are aboriginal and have nowhere else to go, and the city can't force them out because the park is on unceded Coast Salish territory.
"We've never given this away, we've never signed this away, we've never sold this away," she said. "This city is born on our cultural, our ancestral sites."
they have monsanto all over SU with misleading ads
Do you remember Marissa Alexander who was sentenced to 20 years in jail for firing a warning shot at her abusive husband in "stand your ground" Florida? Floridians are fighting for her freedom and calling on others to help out.
grief is subversive
Letter from Leonard and new painting by him
From the page: "RC Gorman - Lady And The Lake"
"The Earth is our Mother. From her we get our life, and our life, and our ability to live. It is our responsibility to care for our mother, and in caring for our Mother, we care for ourselves. Women, all females are the manifestation of Mother Earth in human form. We are her daughters and in my cultural instructions: Minobimaatisiiwin, we are to care for her. I am taught to live in respect for Mother Earth. In Indigenous societies, we are told that Natural Law is the highest law, higher than the law made by nations, states, municipalities and the World Bank."
Little Steven - Leonard Peltier
Change the name
What to a Prisoner is the Fourth of July (4:21) read by Bernadette Devlin McAliskey (written by Mumia Abu-Jamal)
Fine Art by Leonard Peltier
From the page: "Author and activist Alice Walker speaks about the Cuban Five, and calls on President Obama to set them free."
we need to stop using fossil fuels
At a White House Summit on Working Families workers highlighted the need to help working women in particular raise their wages, increase their benefits, overcome job discrimination - and get an ironclad right to unionize to achieve those goals
A small victory in the battle for union rights! Backed by a small group of Nisan workers and surrounded by state troopers and Nissan security guards actor/activist Danny Glover presented a petition to management for the right to organize and to be heard. After a tense standoff the petitions were accepted by Nissan for the first time since the union organizing began.
June 26, 2014 39 years
statement from Leonard Peltier
Free Leonard Peltier
June 26th, 2014 39 Years
human rights violator Sheriff Joe Arpaio