Joe Gutierrez: Windsor, Virginia police officer who pepper-sprayed an Army officer during a traffic stop, has been fired – CNN

Joe Gutierrez: Windsor, Virginia police officer who pepper-sprayed an Army officer during a traffic stop, has been fired – CNN

(CNN)One of the police officers accused of using excessive force in a Virginia traffic stop has been fired following an investigation, the town manager said late Sunday. The Windsor officers pointed guns at, pepper sprayed and pushed a Black US Army officer to the ground during the traffic stop last December. During the stop, the […]

Black Creek Indians Sue for Muscogee Creek Nation Citizenship | Public Radio Tulsa

Black Creek Indians Sue for Muscogee Creek Nation Citizenship | Public Radio Tulsa

“The Creek Nation, relying upon this openly racist Dawes rolls, decided to segregate, strip and steal the heritage, culture and citizenship of those so-called Creek freedmen and their descendants,” said attorney Damario Solomon-Simmons. The federal lawsuit asks the U.S. Department of the Interior be barred from granting benefits to the tribe until the freedmen are […]

A City in California Gave Land Back to Indigenous People. It’s a Start.

A City in California Gave Land Back to Indigenous People. It’s a Start.

Eureka’s return is believed to be the first time a local government has returned land to a tribe in the U.S. Eureka City Council member Kim Bergel described the return as “the right thing to do.” Eureka’s actions are significant politically, spiritually, and also economically. https://talkpoverty.org/2019/10/30/california-land-back-indigenous/ San Francisco Bay Area, CA Needs this for us […]

Message to California Governor Gavin Newsom. Indigenous Homeless Proposal.

Message to California Governor Gavin Newsom. Indigenous Homeless Proposal.

Californian Homeless Urban Native Indigenous People ProposalProposal#12042020To: Governor Gavin Newsom State of California RepublicAccording to a 1980s California Indigenous census the Native American Indian population was nearly 200,000 indigenous people that was relocated again after migrated to Oklahoma and Dakota’s then from Oklahoma Reservations to California. The Descendants of the Indian Removal Act aka Trail […]