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 […]

Ahead of Peak Fire Season, Governor Newsom Announces Surge in Firefighting Support 3.30.21 | California Governor

Ahead of Peak Fire Season, Governor Newsom Announces Surge in Firefighting Support 3.30.21 | California Governor

https://www.gov.ca.gov/2021/03/30/ahead-of-peak-fire-season-governor-newsom-announces-surge-in-firefighting-support-3-30-21/ These people lie about everything they publish. This is the same day remove my Village for my high priority zone from Cal Fire where we were removing the brush and doing exactly what gavinson’s asking and since we can’t get no support f*** him f***** out I made a county f*** the city of […]

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 […]

Cherokee Nation

Cherokee Nation

During the antebellum period, the Cherokee and other Southeast Native American nations known as the Five Civilized Tribes held African-American slaves as workers and property. After the American Civil War, the Cherokee Freedmen were emancipated and allowed to become citizens of the Cherokee Nation in accordance with a reconstruction treaty made with the United States in 1866. In the early 1980s, the […]

New York built a highway ramp on Native land, and a tribe isn’t happy

New York built a highway ramp on Native land, and a tribe isn’t happy

The project was built on land sacred to three Native American tribes whose ancestors inhabited the area centuries before. In 2016, the state Department of Transportation agreed to install large murals showcasing Native American history and tradition along the overpass . The murals — which displayed tribe members dancing in traditional dress — would have […]

They carried out a genocide against Native Americans. Why does California honor

They carried out a genocide against Native Americans. Why does California honor

Governor Gavin Newsom apologizes to Native American tribes state violence against their ancestors. Spanish settlers created a mission system that wiped out California Indians. He’s speaking in West Sacramento. BY GAVIN NEWSOM’S OFFICE Guns, gold and genocide. Politicians like to flatter Californians by speaking of our state as the land of boundless opportunity, but these […]