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Potluck and Longest Walk 2 Registration at Intertribal Friendship House
Date Friday February 08
Time 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
Welcoming Dinner at Intertribal Friendship House

Community Potluck -- Please bring a dish to share.

Presentations and slide shows of the 1978 Longest Walk.

In person registration for walk will open tonight.

6:00 -9:00 PM

Intertribal Friendship House

523 International Blvd

Oakland, CA 94606

510.836.1955

http://www.myspace.com/urbanreservation
Event Type Party/Street Party
Organizer/Author
In 1978 thousands participated in a historical march across the country to shed light on the condition of Native America and to halt the assault by the Federal Government on Native sovereignty. Today many of the struggles continue; from the fight for religious freedom, to resisting the removal of Indigenous people from their land and the protection of sacred sites. Many of the original walkers and the next generation of Native activists have organized a walk to commemorate the victories of the past and unite around the struggles of today.
Added to the calendar on Tuesday Jan 29th, 2008 4:05 PM
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