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On Native American sacred sites and religious freedom in North America

Winona LaDuke and I co-authored this report to the United Nations on the threats facing Native American sacred sites throughout North America: Honor the Earth Briefing Document Prepared on Sacred Sites and Religious Freedom in North America Prepared by Sean Cruz … Continue reading

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The Friends of Celilo Falls is born

September 11, 2012 In response to the imminent threat posed by proposals to turn the Columbia Gorge into an international industrial corridor bracketed by coal terminals, and having waited a season, the Friends of Celilo Falls made its first public … Continue reading

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Friends of Celilo Falls to wait a season

By Sean Cruz  Portland,Oregon— Having been advised by friends among the Celilo people and Columbia River treaty tribes to wait, to wait a season, to wait for permission to continue, to be respectful to sacred traditions, to respect privacy, to … Continue reading

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