Tag Archives: Tribal Communities

Being Frank: Listen to the Heart Beat

OLYMPIA (June 19, 2007) – I’ve spoken about the traditional knowledge of our ancestors for many years because within its teachings are the answers to the environmental challenges we all face today. The heart of traditional knowledge is respect. Learn to listen and you can hear the rhythm of this heartbeat being passed from generation […]

The Vision of Vine Deloria, Jr.

OLYMPIA (November 22, 2005) — My brother, Vine Deloria, Jr., of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, passed away on November 13, joining the likes of Joe DeLaCruz of the Quinault and Dutch Kinley of the Lummi as well as Joseph of the Nez Perce and Crazy Horse of the Lakota Sioux at the Great Council […]