Weekend Links, Vol. 84: Indigenous Peoples’ Day Edition!

Weekend links are back! Each week, bluestockings staff curates a collection of links that reflect our mission as an anti-oppressive and intersectional publication. This week we are centering the celebration of Indigenous Peoples’ Day and the resilience of Native communities.
Compiled by Kidest Assefa-McNeil

Native Lives Matter Syllabus: a collection of readings that provide an entry point for those who want to learn about settler colonialism, violence, and systemic racism affecting Native people
http://www.poconlineclassroom.com/syllabi/

A Guide to celebrating Indigenous Peoples’ Day
http://www.blackgirldangerous.org/2015/10/a-guide-to-celebrating-indigenous-peoples-day/

seattle-ipd-march-women-warriors-song
Courtesy Chris Stearns- Native Americans from tribes across the United States take part in Indigenous Peoples Day as they march down Fifth Avenue in Seattle. This image shows the Women Warriors song.

A collection of photos from Seattle’s celebration of Indigenous Peoples’ Day
http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2016/10/11/seattle-celebrates-indigenous-peoples-day-11-images-166058

#NoDAPL resources – articles highlighting Native peoples’ struggle against the Dakota Access pipeline: 

At the Sacred Stone Camp, thousands of people have gathered for an indigenous-led protest against a planned oil pipeline. Photo by Joe Brusky (Creative Commons).
At the Sacred Stone Camp, thousands of people have gathered for an indigenous-led protest against a planned oil pipeline. Photo by Joe Brusky (Creative Commons).

What you need to know about #NODAPL and why it isn’t over
http://www.blackgirldangerous.org/2016/09/nodapl/

Native groups push back against environmental racism
https://bitchmedia.org/article/native-groups-push-back-against-long-history-environmental-racism-hearken

12 ways you can support the Dakota Pipeline protesters at Sacred Stone Camp
http://gozamos.com/2016/09/12-ways-you-can-support-the-dakota-pipeline-protestors-at-sacred-stone-camp/

Sacred Stone Camp’s website
http://sacredstonecamp.org/

To many Americans today is #IndigenousPeoplesDay, and at the Sacred Stone Camp in North Dakota, the fight for #NODAPL isn’t over.
https://www.facebook.com/Dose/videos/1169974233097113/?hc_ref=SEARCH

Other important links:

Indigenous Feminism without Apology
https://unsettlingamerica.wordpress.com/2011/09/08/indigenous-feminism-without-apology/

Why Non-Natives Appropriating “Two-Spirit” Hurts
http://www.blackgirldangerous.org/2016/07/appropriating-two-spirit/

The Revolution of Indigenous Motherhood
https://indigenousmotherhood.wordpress.com/2016/10/02/first-blog-post/

Aaron Carapella has designed maps of Canada and the continental U.S. showing the original locations and names of Native American tribes.
Aaron Carapella has designed maps of Canada and the continental U.S. showing the original locations and names of Native American tribes.

The Map of Native American Tribes You’ve Never Seen Before
http://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2014/06/24/323665644/the-map-of-native-american-tribes-youve-never-seen-before?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=npr&utm_term=nprnews&utm_content=2036

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