[HCCN] October 14 support for Penobscot Nation / Coverage of Janet Mills demonstration Sept. 28

Larry Dansinger rosc at psouth.net
Thu Oct 8 20:02:56 EDT 2015


Please pass along to others in your group or area. Thanks.

Larry Dansinger
(207) 525-7776 or rosc at psouth.net



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> From: Chris Buchanan <chris at defendingwater.net>
> Subject: [MaineWaterAllies] October 14 support for Penobscot Nation / Coverage of Janet Mills demonstration Sept. 28
> Date: October 8, 2015 12:52:56 PM EDT
> To: maine-water-allies at lists.riseup.net
> Reply-To: Chris Buchanan <chris at defendingwater.net>
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> On Monday, September 28th,
> Attorney General Janet Mills
> was granted a "History Maker" award
> by the Maine Historical Society.
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> Penobscot people and
> their supporters arrived outside to grant Mills
> their own "History Taker" award,
> for her role in the ongoing attempt to strip the tribe of their river territory. 
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> On Wednesday October 14 
> at U.S. District Court in Portland, ME
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> Maine State government will be arguing their case for seizing the ancestral river away from the Penobscot Indian Nation - the indigenous peoples of Maine.  The state presumably is operating "on behalf of all Maine citizens" as Attorney General Janet T. Mills states in this video clip.
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> If you would like to witness this modern-day theft of indigenous territories being carried out by Maine State Government.  
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> Penobscot People urge you to please show support 
> with the utmost respect.
> This is an incredibly stressful and solemn time for Penobscot Nation.
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>  Come to peacefully and respectfully witness if you feel so moved - but please no signs, music, or chanting. 
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> Kci woliwoni ("great thanks").                                                                                                 
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> View Meaghan LaSala’s Video of Sept. 28 Demonstration
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