Tag: native americans

State of Maine first to ban Native American mascots in all public schools

“Our tribal communities laid the foundation of our state. They are people, not mascots,” – Rep. Benjamin Collings (D) of Portland, Maine. (CNN) Maine’s governor has signed a bill making the state the first to prohibit public schools, colleges and universities from using Native American symbols as mascots. Gov. Janet Mills signed the measure on..

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I Stand with Nathan Phillips and Indigenous People!

(? Teko Photo) Washington D.C. Piscataway Territory I am a descendant of Uttapoingasinem, the last pre-contact Tayac of the Piscataway Nation, by way of Big Beaver Chitomachen Kittamaquund, and his daughter Mary Kittamaquund… To all my relations… 4 nations.. I pray we find better dayz. Aho I am also a descendant of the Brent’s, Beavens,..

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Support the SAVE OAK FLAT bill in Senate & House of Representatives

Support Apache Stronghold​ by supporting the House and Senate bills to Save Oak Flat. Contact your representatives and let them know it’s been enough corporate greed and congressional corruption, profits over people. Especially has been enough abuse, theft, and destruction of both Native People in the USA and of Mother Earth. It’s very easy to..

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