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Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation Steering Committee meeting

Tue, Jan 9, 2018 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Syracuse Peace Council, 2013 E. Genesee St., Syracuse, NY 13210

Join Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation's steering committee monthly meetings. Open to the public.

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Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation (NOON) Meeting

Tue, Sep 12, 2017 7:00pm
Syracuse Peace Council, 2013 E. Genesee St., Syracuse, NY, Second Floor

Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation (NOON) is a grassroots organization of Central New Yorkers which recognizes and supports the sovereignty of the traditional government of the Onondaga Nation. A program of the Syracuse Peace Council, NOON supports the right of native peoples to reclaim land, and advocates for fair settlement of any claims which are filed.

Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation (NOON) Meeting

Tue, Jul 11, 2017 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Syracuse Peace Council, 2013 E. Genesee St., Syracuse, NY, Second Floor

Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation (NOON) is a grassroots organization of Central New Yorkers which recognizes and supports the sovereignty of the traditional government of the Onondaga Nation. A program of the Syracuse Peace Council, NOON supports the right of native peoples to reclaim land, and advocates for fair settlement of any claims which are filed.

Contact: Carol Baum- carol@peacecouncil.net

Solidarity Call to Action: RALLY FOR STANDING ROCK

Sat, Feb 11, 2017 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Perseverance Park, Syracuse, NY

On February 7th, the Army Corps of Engineers gave notice of intent to grant the final easement for the DAPL to cross the Missouri River. In response to a Call to Action, we call upon each and every person to Rise and Stand in Solidarity with The Standing Rock Sioux Nation and Water Protectors. It is our duty to protect our Mother Earth and all of our life’s sustenance that she provides. Join us on Saturday, February 11th in Perseverance Park to protest the Dakota Access Pipe Line; if you cannot make it, please help spread the word.

How to Get Involved: 
Rise with Standing Rock protest flyer

 

 

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Water is Life: A Week at Standing Rock

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by Joe Heath

 

Native American on horseback facing line of police and trucks.

 

Sgennonh Unity March: Stop the Violence Against Water Protectors at Standing Rock

Sat, Nov 12, 2016 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Onondaga Nation Arena to Clinton Square, downtown Syracuse

Please join us for this Haudenosaunee organized and led march for unity under the Great Law of Peace, in solidarity with water protectors and warrios at Standing Rock.

Americans Who Tell the Truth Series: Oren Lyons

Sat, Nov 12, 2016 7:00pm - 9:00pm
ArtRage, 505Hawley Avenue, Syracuse, NY, 13203

The closing event for the exhibition of Robert Shetterly's Americans Who Tell the Truth portraits will be a presentaion by Oren Lyons. Oren Lyons is the Faithkeeper of the Onondaga Nation and an activist for indigenous rights and environmental justice. 

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They're Stealing Our Land, Yet We Are the Terrorists? Berta Cáceres 1971-2016

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By Andalusia Knoll

 On July 15, 2013, indigenous campesino Tomas García was murdered by Honduran soldiers in the town of Rio Blanco while he protested a hydroelectric dam which was slated to be built on top of his community’s main water source. Following his funeral I travelled with the legendary indigenous activist Berta Cáceres and other indigenous leaders back to Tegucigalpa, flying by military bases as the rain poured down and a police patrol vehicle trailed us to “provide security.” It’s a trip I knew I would never forget, emblematic of bitter land struggles being waged in Honduras.

Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation Steering Committee Meeting

Tue, Mar 8, 2016 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Syracuse Peace Council 2103 E. Genesee St., Syracuse

 

Please join us for the monthly meeting of Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation. If this is your first meeting, please contact Carol (315.472.5478, carol@peacecouncil.net) in advance for orientation about the what the meeting will be about.

 

Film: The Doctrine of Discovery: Unmasking the Domination Code

Thu, Mar 3, 2016 7:00pm
ArtRage Gallery, 505 Hawley Avenue, Syracuse NY 13203

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