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Seventh Generation Lead the Way

Last night we went to the most traditional community at the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe. We met with some of the youth who are involved in the Cherry Creek Youth Project. This program was started by Charity Brings Plenty and her husband. They saw there was a need to provide some services for the youth…

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Lakota Nation on the Rise

I am on the road again and this time I have returned to my home Tribe, Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe. I am here working with my partner, Ryan Champagne and we are helping the Tribal Health program develop their behavior health policies and procedures. The picture you see above was recently discovered is from Kevin…

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Wopila: The real Thanksgiving

I am not a big fan of Thanksgiving knowing what it represents for our people. However, I do like the concept of showing your gratitude. Whenever I am going through a hard time and feeling sorry for myself I write a gratitude list and it snaps me right out of it. We are living in…

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A prophecy foretold: Dakota Access Pipeline leak

As you may know the Dakota Access Pipeline has sprung its first leak in South Dakota which resulted in 210,000 gallons of oil being spilled over farmland. The only good news is it wasn’t in the water supply of the Missouri although with the runoff it may very well end up there. The protestors warned…

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Prepare, Plan and Perform under new administration

Now that the election is over it is time to think strategically for the short term and the potential long term. While I don’t like to make assumptions, as none of us can predict the future, it is wise to think strategically about the implications of the presidential election and what it portends for Indian…

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