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Prayer Vigil and Fast for return of American Indian remains held by UC Berkeley

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Date:
Friday, December 04, 2009
Time:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Event Type:
Vigil/Ritual
Organizer/Author:
Mark Anquoe
Email:
Location Details:
Hearst Museum of Anthropology at UC Berkeley
103 Kroeber Hall
Berkeley, CA

Jun San will be fasting outside of the Hearst Museum at UC Berkeley to call attention to the 12,000 American Indian remains that they hold in "storage" and refuse to return for burial. She will be fasting all of this week (Nov 30-Dec 4). Please come and show her your support by sitting and praying with her, or just help hand out flyers.

Oakland Tribune Story
http://www.insidebayarea.com/my-town/ci_13902776

LA Times story from last year with more background info:
http://articles.latimes.com/2008/jan/13/local/me-bones13

Who is Jun San?
http://www.longestwalk.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=783&Itemid=125
Added to the calendar on Wed, Dec 2, 2009 7:48AM
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