1. Wakinyan

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    from Martin Lisius Added

    Wakinyan is a Lakota word meaning thunder, or thunder spirit. The language is one used by native people of the American Great Plains. I chose Wakinyan as the title of this short film because it…

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    • END OF THE LINE: THE WOMEN OF STANDING ROCK Teaser

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      from Red Queen Media Added 70K 249 10

      WITH YOUR SUPPORT, THEIR VOICES WILL BE HEARD. PLEASE VISIT OUR INDIEGOGO PAGE. igg.me/at/endoftheline THE ANCESTORS WARNED AGAINST THE "BLACK SNAKE" THAT WOULD COME TO POISON MOTHER…

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      • Peyote, it was Sweet

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        from Edward Folger -Trust the Unknown Added 569 7 9

        Leonard Crow Dog, Sicangu Lakota medicine man and spiritual leader, takes a virtual journey to bring us his message of the peyote road and the longstanding cultural oppression of his people.

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        • Shield The People - Oyate Wahacanka

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          from Oyate Wahacanka Added 40K 42 9

          Can a Tipi Stop a Pipeline? Keystone Tar Sands / XL Pipeline. Nearly everyone is familiar with these words and most have at least some opinion about what they represent. Those who are willing to…

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          • Honor the Treaties | Trailer

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            from eric becker Added 4,698 47 5

            A portrait of photographer Aaron Huey's powerful advocacy work for Native American rights on the Pine Ridge Reservation. Official Selection, Seattle International Film Festival, 2012 Directed…

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            • CROSSING THE HEART RIVER: A Journey To Standing Rock

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              from Anthony B. Rodriguez Added 2,305 15 4

              In the spring of 2016 members of the Sioux tribe of North Dakota began a prayerful gathering against the proposal to expand an oil pipeline under the Missouri River. By the end of Fall members from…

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              • Language of the Unheard

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                from Language of the Unheard Added 6,730 59 4

                The Pine Ridge Reservation is home to the Oglala Sioux, a people with one of the most fascinating, controversial, and difficult histories ever told. From the infamous Wounded Knee Massacre to a present…

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                • Along the River: A Lakota Perspective

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                  from Makoche Studios Added 16.2K 36 4

                  Terry Yellowfat, Dr. Harriett Skye and author Paul VanDevelder provide some historical context about the Missouri River, the Lakota people and the Dakota Access Pipeline project.

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                  • Why the Sioux Are Refusing $1.3 Billion from the U.S. Government

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                    from Mike Fritz Added 649 5 3

                    Read the article: http://to.pbs.org/qfTdFv Pine Ridge Reservation stretches across some of the poorest counties in the United States. Plagued by an unemployment rate above 80 percent, arid land, few…

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                    • ASKWALI: A Native American Poem of Gratitude to the Grand Canyon

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                      from Jonathan beckett Added 397 6 3

                      Hopi Lillian Hill reads a poem to her traveling companions, her family, fellow activists and to her forefathers, while on a trip down the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon. Those on this journey…

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