Honor Totem: John T. Williams Wokiksuye by Matt Remle

On August 30th, 2010 carver John T. Williams (Ditidaht) life was cut short when Seattle police officer Ian Birk shot him four times leaving him to die on the streets of Seattle. Outrage to the incident was immediate from the greater Seattle Native community, as well as, from members of other communities of color in Seattle who too have suffered from Seattle police brutality and violence. Continue reading