Pow Wow Over the Pipelines: Spiritual Gathering of Water Protectors on Pipelines Rejected by Red LakeTweet
Pow Wow Over the Pipelines: Spiritual Gathering of Water Protectors on Pipelines Rejected by Red Lake
April 4, 2018
Contact: Sasha Beaulieu (218) 214-1715, firstname.lastname@example.org
Who: Powwow Over the Pipelines
Host Drums: Eyabaay, Red Lake Singers, Battle River, NDN Creek
Emcee/Spiritual Advisor: Murphy Thomas
Arena Director: Keveon Kingbird
What: Gather to dance, celebrate, and learn more about protecting Anishinaabe territory from Enbridge’s Line 3
Dancing, hand drum contest prizes
Where: Red Lake Nation Humanities Building
When: April 14th – Ceremony at 1pm, Walley and Wild Rice Dinner 5pm, Powwow Grand Entry at 7pm
Why: On March 13th, Red Lake Nation voted to remove Enbridge pipelines that have trespassed on Red Lake land for decades. The vote followed Red Lake rescinding its agreement with Enbridge on January 9th, and rejecting $18.5M offered by the company to settle.
Join us to celebrate our nation standing strong, and learn more about how to get involved with the fight against Line 3!
Sponsored by: Red Lake Nation, Honor the Earth, Stop Line 3, Indigenous Environmental Network