Tag Archives: Wounded Knee

Native Chiefs & Leaders: Black Elk

What we can learn from the life and quotes of Oglala Lakota holy man Black Elk. Discussed by Murray Lee, a blogger for National Relief Charities.

Posted in Humanitarian | Also tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Wounded Knee for Sale: Update

The land where the massacre of Wounded Knee occured is up for sale by a private individual. He had offered the land to the Oglala Sioux Tribe who did not purchase it due to the inflated asking price and other reasons. Learn more.

Posted in Humanitarian | Also tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments

Massacre Site Wounded Knee for Sale

In a single day, December 29, 1890, an estimated 300 men, women, and children of the Miniconjou and Hunkpapa Lakota lay dead or dying near Wounded Knee Creek on the Pine Ridge Reservation, having been massacred by the U.S. Army’s 7thCalvary Regiment. There they remained for three days, while a blizzard preserved them in frozen […]

Posted in Humanitarian | Also tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Traditional Healers in Indian Healthcare

The healthcare of Native Americans could be greatly improved with the integration of traditional healing and modern medicine.

Posted in Humanitarian | Also tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Russell Means Walks On

Today marks the passing of a modern day warrior for the American Indian people: Russell Means.

Posted in Humanitarian | Also tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reservation Series: Pine Ridge

A short history and look at the culture for the Oglala Sioux Tribe on the Pine Ridge Reservation.

Posted in Humanitarian | Also tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

“On the Air” with National Relief Charities

NRC Program Director Kelly Gibson will be on the air with Good Vibrations Radio discussing the current federal policy of self-determination.

Posted in Humanitarian | Also tagged , , | 1 Comment