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Explore important causes that directly affect Black America and Indian Country. Here are a few causes to name a few that we advocate for with the I Love Ancestry campaign: Change The Name, The Black Hills Are Not For Sale (preserving sacred sites), Free All political Prisoners, Native American Teen Suicide Prevention, End Police Brutality Against People of Color, Bring The Lakota Children Home, Bring Closer Relations Between Black American and Native American Communities, Land Rights, The Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous People.

"It’s Time to End Black History Month." by Michael Coard from Phillymag.com. Despite being the self-described “Angriest Black Man in America,” I agree with many whites who argue that Black…
"No More Pocahottie, No More Appropriating the Female Native American Indian Image" by Sonya Braxton, a Tuscarora Native of North Carolina. Native American Indian women are 2.5 times more likely…
Suicide is a very big problem within Native American Indian communities, yet it’s something that is barely spoken about. Many Native families know someone who committed or attempted suicide. A…
Reconsider Columbus Day to Indigenous People's Day! Columbus Day marks not a day of discovery, but the beginning of hundreds of years of horrific genocide, not just for indigenous communities…
Take action today to urge the NFL Washington team to change the mascot name. Contact your local newspapers, Radio and TV stations to speak out against the NFL Washington Redsk*ns…
Based on materials from FreeMumia.com, Amnesty.org and partisandefense.org about Mumia Abu-Jamal, an American Political Prisoner who is unjustly serving life sentence. FREE MUMIA! Write to Mumia:Mumia Abu-Jamal#AM8335SCI Mahanoy301 Morea RoadFrackville,…
 Based on materials from the ILP-DOC, Oglala Sioux Tribe and A Presidential & Vice Presidential Proclamation, June 26, 2013 as Leonard Peltier Day (June 26). Please note that some of…
Lakota Elders take back their strength. The Lakota Solidarity Project with the Lakota Cante Tenza Okolakiciye (Strong Heart Warriors) are issuing an International Call To Action for both Native and…
Based on materials from A Black Hills Report by Amy Corbin. The Black Hills stretch across western South Dakota, northeast Wyoming and southeast Montana and constitute a sacred landscape for…
The Healing Prayer Fan Project offers children and/or adult students in Miami-Dade/Broward County the opportunity to create Native American healing prayer fans for children or adults in need of spiritual…

 

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