Natives - Oratory, Quotes, Insights, or Achievements
Added by Sassafras on April 30, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments
When: Saturday, April 30 · 10:00am – 12:00pm
Where:“Memorial Park” Rapid City S.D.
It is our hope that this invitation will be accepted by all of the ” Native American” operated/owned businesses and Organizations providing quality services for our people in the Rapid City Community. The goal is to raise community awareness and showcase the various…Continue
Added by Sassafras on April 29, 2011 at 10:33am — No Comments
"They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one; they promised to take our land, and they did." - Red Cloud, Oglala Lakota…Continue
Added by Sassafras on April 29, 2011 at 8:30am — No Comments
"United Native Americans are proud to announce that they have bought the state of California from the whites and are throwing it open to Indian settlement. UNA bought California from three winos found wandering in San Francisco. UNA decided the winos were the spokesmen for the white people…Continue
"Making Legends - The myths and tales of the Tlingit, an indigenous people of the Pacific Northwest - are portrayed in a new light by glass artist Preston Singletary. See his vases, bowls and sculptures at the American Indian's Heye Center in New York until September 5, 2011." …Continue
Added by Sassafras on April 27, 2011 at 8:30am — No Comments
Sam Holiday, a radio operator with the famous NAVAJO CODE TALKERS, served with the 25th Marines, 4th Marine Division.
Participated in the invasions of Kwajalein, Saipan and Iwo Jima. Awarded Purple Heart and Congressional Silver Medal for his service to his country.
Added by Sassafras on April 25, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments
"Lots of people hardly ever feel real soil under their feet, see plants grow except in flower pots, or get far enough beyond the street light to catch the enchantment of a night sky studded with stars. When people live far from scenes of the…Continue
Added by Sassafras on April 22, 2011 at 9:49am — No Comments
It's the day after commodity distribution day and a little silver-haired elder of the Caddo tribe calls her neighbor, Councilman John Three Bears and says, "Please come over here and help me. I have a killer jigsaw puzzle, and I can't figure out how to get started."
Three Bears asks, "Ahooo…Continue
“As to the white man’s promises of protection,they have been too often broken; they are like the reeds in yonder river—they are all lies.” Yonaguska, a/k/a Drowning Bear,…Continue
Added by Sassafras on April 21, 2011 at 12:28pm — No Comments
"At last I know why I have fat hips!!!!!
When taking a shower I often use the rest of my shampoo to lather myself.
Well, yesterday, I read what was written on the bottle - "For extra volume and body", What a shock!
No wonder it is so…Continue