SEEKING SPONSORS:STANDING ROCK TRAVEL EXPENSES
Organized by: Olivia Hart
Hi Everyone.I'm requesting your support to cover expenses for my trip to STANDING ROCK NORTH DAKOTA. My TEAM and I are bringing 2000lbs of food and WINTER GEAR DONATIONS TO WATER PROTECTORS CAMPING AT STANDING ROCK THROUGH WINTER. The need for food and supplies is critical...before HEAVY SNOW FALL OCCURS. We secured a fully equipped 4WD HEMI-VEHICLE with TIRE CHAINS along with a trailer. We are requesting fuel cards or donations, wool blankets, wood burning camping stoves, snow masks... Sub zero sleeping bags (TRADITIONS DROP OFF POINT FOR GOODS IN OLYMPIA) WHILE THERE: I plan to meet with WATER PROTECTORS and Tribal Leaders...to interview and brainstorm together...toward a peaceful resolution.... THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT I WILL CREATE A PRESENTATION AND SHARE IT WITH COMMUNITY... ABOUT OUR EXPERIENCES MADE POSSIBLE BY YOUR
PREVIOUS RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS: CORNELL UNIVERSITY : Tribal Consultation and Collaboration within Anthropology (May 2016)
THE EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE: ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE PANEL (Jan 2016)
BACKGROUND: I'm a graduate of THE EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE MASTERS IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION SPECIALIZED IN TRIBAL GOVERNANCE, OLYMPIA WA 98505.
I'm an emerging author, ACTIVIST and decolonizing researcher by day and an academic/consultant protecting TREATY RIGHTS USING RESEARCH & TREATY LAW TO SOLVE INJUSTICES. Decolonizing Research and fighting Environmental Social Justice in "Indian Country" is my passion. I'm pretty good at isolating LEGAL issues and getting people working toward uncommon goals and inovative solutions by applying: INDIGENOUS PERSPECTIVES. PLEASE SUPPORT MOTHER EARTH....AND WATER PROTECTORS... BY PROVIDING LEGAL EXPERTISE IN TRIBAL CONSULTATION...DOCUMENTING THIS EVENT...AND BRAINSTORMING TOGETHER WITH OTHERS TO STOP THE INSIDIOUS BLACK SNAKE. (Editing in Progress)
The rights of indigenous people's are violated in Anthropology and Research EVERYDAY.Here are some examples:
MISREPRESENTATION OF CULTURE
RACISM THROUGH ENVIRONMENTAL POLUTION
I'm an Independent researcher (ACTIVIST) covering my own expenses. I will give several presentations to community members and youth about what can be learned when people work together peacefully despite hardship. Its not easy standing up for what you know is right. I CAN SPEAK FREELY BECAUSE MY ENTIRE LOYALTY RESTS WITH PROTECTING INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND NATIONS.I'm funded independently through donations. I'm asking for any amount 10.00 or higher and wool blankets Please leave your name if you give so I can Thank You for your financial support PRIOR OFFER. *Upon request, I will autograph a copy of my paper THANKING YOU FOR YOUR SPONSORSHIP; A video feed/link to my actual presentation.
PAST ACTIVITIES: Conference : Ithaca, New York on May 13–14, 2016. The conference theme: Collaboration- cosponsored by Cornell University, the Cornell Department of Anthropology, the Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, and the Meridian 180 Project. *Any sponsors over 100.00 get dinner INVITE and excerpt from my first book...*limited edition copies prior to mass publishing.