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Hinhan Wicasta's ( Owl Man's ) Vision from Singing for a Spirit by Vine Deloria Jr.(1999)

“The Red Road was fraught with danger but filled with life... Hinhan Wicasa (Owl Man) would great powers as a medicine man, the Thunders would be his close friends, and many birds and animals would help him. His descendants would have a responsibility to work for the good of the people, but…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on October 5, 2015 at 1:30pm — 7 Comments

VISIONS, REALITIES AND GUIDING PRINCIPLES FOR THE FUTURE-UN

  

 

 

VISIONS, REALITIES AND GUIDING PRINCIPLES FOR THE FUTURE…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on August 8, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments

Every Human Being is a Sacred Being With a Higher Spiritual Purpose

"The spiritual understanding and awareness that every Human Being is a sacred, divine being with a higher spiritual purpose, is fundamental to understanding and manifesting the deepest meaning of justice, freedom and human rights. Not only do we need to honour and respect our own sacred,…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on July 31, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments

What if the Holocaust Had Never Ended?

 Toward a better understanding of the unresolved hatred, fear and resentment sometimes found in Canadian and US Indigenous Communities

What if, no liberating armies invaded the territory stormed over by a draconian State? No compassionate throng broke down the doors…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on July 31, 2015 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

Its been a long time

I wonder what makes people appear and dissappear. I wrote a book that got published in Oxford, England. I got a MA degree in conflict resolution. I paid rent, showed up where I am supposed to show up and went to the places I go every day doing my life. I am an elder challenged with being an elder in this crazy world away from the tribal way of life---I am alone and facing my 'dirt bath' soon enough. This does not scare me as I am a spiritual being in constant transistion on my way to…

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Added by Grace Growing Medicine E. Reed on June 1, 2015 at 12:00am — 1 Comment

NATURAL LAWS, TALKING CIRCLES, PRINCIPLES OF CONSULTATION, TAKING ACTION AND A GLOBAL, COLLABORATIVE, NON-PARTISAN, GOVERNANCE PROCESS

Natural Laws for Building Sustainable and Harmonious Prosperity in…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on May 12, 2015 at 3:30pm — 11 Comments

DECLARACIÓN DE LA V CUMBRE ABYA YALA -"DEFENDIENDO EL FUTURO DE NUESTRAS NACIONES"

 

DECLARACIÓN DE LA V CUMBRE ABYA YALA -- "DEFENDIENDO EL FUTURO DE NUESTRAS NACIONES"

Nosotros, los representantes de los Pueblos, Naciones y…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on April 28, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments

DECLARACIÓN DE LA V CUMBRE ABYA YALA :"DEFENDING THE FUTURE OF OUR NATIONS"

 

STATEMENT OF THE V SUMMIT ABYA Yala:

"DEFENDING THE FUTURE OF OUR NATIONS '

We, the representatives of the peoples, nations and Indigenous Nationalities of Abya Yala, in the framework and implementation of the right to self-determination, and in defense of Mother Earth, we present our position on the Seventh Summit of…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on April 28, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Freedom and Human Rights-An Indigenous Perspective

The Swiss Foundation for Freedom and Human…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on April 26, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Declaration of the Indigenous Summit of the Americas, April 10, 2015, Panama City, Panama -Call to Action

Unanimously Approved By the Vote of More than 300 Indigenous Delegates from the South, Central and North America, Indigenous Summit of the Americas, March 10, 2015, Panama, City, Panama.…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on April 19, 2015 at 1:30am — No Comments

Eagle and Condor Meet at Summit of the Americas-The Latin American Times 11/04/2015

Latin American Times 11/04/2015

The American Indian leader Phil Lane Jr. shakes hands with President of Bolivia, Evo Morales , Saturday April 11, 2015, at the Seventh Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Americas held in the Panama city. The President…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on April 15, 2015 at 7:26am — 10 Comments

DECLARATION OF THE FIFTH ABYA YALA SUMMIT: "DEFENDING THE FUTURE OF OUR NATIONS "

 

DECLARATION OF THE FIFTH…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on April 10, 2015 at 2:30pm — 6 Comments

INDIGENOUS SUMMIT OF THE AMERICAS

INDIGENOUS SUMMIT OF THE AMERICAS

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on April 3, 2015 at 11:19pm — No Comments

Condors visiting Eagle's land

Today, March 20th is the new year in the Andean world, also equinox, new moon and solar eclipse... and to honor and celebrate this awesome synchronicity i want to share with you a movie that i made presenting the perfect example of the encounter of an eagle and a condor. 



Filmed last year at the 6th annual International Indigenous Leadership Gathering in…

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Added by Soniko Waira on March 20, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments

The Matrix of Four Forms of Prejudice



According to the Hopi, there are red, yellow, purple and white people synonymous with the colors of corn.   Each color is related to an element and anyone can potentially lose their way and become two-hearted.   The term two-hearted comes from the Hopi concept that people originally have one heart and are good natured.   People who lose the way, or lose self consciousness, and succumb to greed acquire a whole other heart to feed.   According to Hopi belief, red people are the…

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Added by Ethan Indigo on February 21, 2015 at 7:11pm — No Comments

Sorrow Not

O My servants! Sorrow not if, in these days and on this earthly plane,

things contrary to your wishes have been ordained and manifested by the

Ancient of…
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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on February 18, 2015 at 3:00am — 1 Comment

Be Generous in Prosperity, Thankful in Adversity and Unjust to No One!

Be generous in prosperity, and thankful in adversity. Be worthy of the trust of your neighbours, and look upon them with a bright and friendly face. Be a treasure to the poor, an admonisher to the rich, an answerer of the cry of the needy, a preserver of the…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on February 16, 2015 at 4:00pm — 13 Comments

Ending Physical and Sexual Abuse in our Indigenous Communities

  When our tribes and nations were still spiritually and socially strong and fully understood the devastating impact of sexual and physical abuse, abusers of women and children were dealt with very severely, including castration, death, or…

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Added by Phil Lane Jr. on February 13, 2015 at 9:30pm — 9 Comments

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