Washington’s Militarized Land-Grabs: Targeting the Sioux Indian Reservation in South Dakota
The Oglala Sioux and Lakota Sioux of the reservation have been told by the Federal Government that the National Parks Service will be taking land that comprises the South Unit of the Badlands National Park as a new ‘Tribal National Park’, only the ...
Dakota, Lakota, Nakota: Languages of the Sioux
At the Bismarck ANTIQUES ROADSHOW in the summer of 2005, a man brought in a rare book he bought for spare change at Fort Yates, North Dakota, part of the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. It is a Christian Bible with a twist: it was written in the Dakota ...
Oglala Sioux vow to stop Keystone XL on the ground if Obama won't say no
Moccasins on the Ground is a grassroots direct action training organization, and trainer Debra White Plum of the Lakota Sioux nation said the group has been working toward this moment, giving nations the skills they need to defend their land, for years now.
Hidden history in Lakota, N.D.
Lakota, N.D., was founded in 1882. The name “Lakota” means “allies,” from the Sioux people of the Plains. Its population was 672 in 2010. It is home to the annual Turkey BBQ, June 20-22 this year. Notable residents have included U.S. Sen.
Lakota Sioux have NOT withdrawn from the US
The Lakota Indians, who gave the world legendary warriors Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse, have withdrawn from treaties with the United States, leaders said Wednesday. "We are no longer citizens of the United States of America and all those who live in the ...