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Mahtowin Munro, co-leader of the United American Indians of New England (UAINE), tells us about the upcoming 30th National Day of Mourning event in Plymouth, MA on what most euro-Americans think of as Thanksgiving.
Listen to the proceedings from the 30th National Day of Mourning, November 25, 1999.
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|20:59||Hal Fuller's Twisted Nasty News|
Linda Hogan, award-winning Chikasaw poet, novelist and essayist who spins magic stories with strong native american women that befriend each other. Linda, who has worked as a volunteer for wildlife rehabilitation, displays great respect for the natural world and its creatures in her writing. She is also honored to be the editor of the "Journal of Chickasaw History." Her book "Mean Spirit" was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. In this interview we talk with her about her most recent book, "Power," a tale of a young girl's journey into the world of the endangered yellow panther.
Also by Linda Hogan: Solar Storms: A Novel; Dwellings: A Spiritual History of the Living World; The Book of Medicines: Poems
|58:22||Boston area (and some national) announcements|
Betsy Leondar-Wright, Communications Director of "United for a Fair Economy", and co-author of a booklet called "Shifting Fortunes" that details the perils of the growing American Wealth Gap. Betsy talks about the "Protest of the Century", a day of action coming up in Seattle where world leaders will be meeting at the World Trade Organization. Protestors from all over the world are expected, and there will be environmental forums, teach ins and workshops. Questions discussed include:
Public Citizen Global Trade Watch: www.tradewatch.org
United for a Fair Economy: www.stw.org, 617-423-2148
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