Topic: Seattle

Matt Remle, Hunkpapa Lakota Human Rights Warrior

Matt Remle (Hunkpapa Lakota) – is a community organizer, educator, father and writer. His Lakota name is Wakíƞyaƞ Waánataƞ (Charging Thunder), who was his many times Great Grandfather from the late 1700’s. Wakíƞyaƞ Waánataƞ (Charging Thunder) was a Winter Count keeper for the Hunkpapa Lakota and was the Grandfather of Rain-in- the-Face, Red Thunder and […]

Murdered by Police: John T. Williams, Forever in Our Memories

Honoring John T. Williams, a First Nations master carver, who was shot and killed by Officer Ian Birk of the Seattle Police Department on August 30, 2010. While carrying a small, legal folding knife that he used for carving. While the inquest found that the shooting was unjustified Birk remains a free man. We are […]
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