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WGO 13 – Craig Blacksmith’s hunger strike against the Indian Act

Craig Blacksmith of the Dakota Nation joins us on the podcast to tell us about his hunger strike against the Indian Act. Craig is striking due to the Apartheid nature of the Indian Act which dehumanizes and oppresses Indigenous people. He spoke with us over the phone on Friday, June…
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Standing Rock Rising: Inside the movement to stop DAPL

Photograph by Alessandra Sanguinetti. by Rebecca Bengal Vogue Magazine, Nov 22, 2016 Photographed by Alessandra Sanguinetti Snow still covered the plains when the first tepees and tents were staked in the ground near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation by a confluence of the Missouri and Cannonball rivers. It was April…
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Ka’nikonriyo Podcast 14 – No DAPL and the situation in Standing Rock

Kelly MacNaughton and Tom Keefer are joined by John Kane, host of Let's Talk Native to discuss the current situation in Standing Rock. Topics discussed include Obama's "wait and see" position, splits within the movement concerning possible pipeline re-routing, and the state of Haudensaunee activity in resisting pipelines and supporting…
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