Standing Rock Sioux Tribe issues proclamation in support of Oceti Sakowin camp safety

Cannon Ball, N.D.— Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman Dave Archambault II today issued a proclamation in support of water protectors who face continued civil rights abuses and excessive use of force by law enforcement. Continue reading

Water Protectors Across Midwest Continue to Stop Active Construction of Dakota Access Pipeline & Dispel Accusations of Violence

Cannon Ball, North Dakota – On Monday, North Dakota news outlet WDAY-TV published a report on a #NoDAPL action in North Dakota that occurred the day prior. The report alleges a private security guard was “assaulted” and “carried by” protesters at a Dakota Access construction site. There is no proof of the incident – the hundreds of photos and live video shot of the demonstration all show an entirely peaceful day. Continue reading

Drezus Releases New Album “Indian Summer” and Official Video for the first single “Warpath”

For Immediate Release: Drezus Releases New Album “Indian Summer” and Official Video for the first single “Warpath”

Drezus (Cree and Saulteaux First Nations) has spent the last nine months of 2014 working feverishly on his highly anticipated follow up to the 2013 Apmca winning album “Redwinter”. With major support from Nato at Up in Arms Studios, Drezus set out to musically crush any work he had done prior. The first single “Warpath” leads the pack, a relentless war ballad showcasing the true warrior spirit of his people, with Stuey Kubrick directing the official video. Continue reading

Learn Kinship Terms in Lushootseed part 1

Learn Kinship Terms in Lushootseed part 1

Lushootseed is a member of the Salish language family, whose approximately twenty surviving languages are spoken from northern Oregon to central British Columbia, and from the Pacific coast eastward into Montana and along the British Columbia-Alberta border. Continue reading