Monthly Archives: July 2011
Native Sun News: Elders hand Big Foot Ride to future generation
Thursday, October 21, 2010
The following story was written and reported by Randall Howell. All content © Native Sun News.
Bernice White Hawk, Charley New Holy, Chubb Thunder Hawk
Anpowin While Plume, Jeremiah Young Bull, Rosie Lipp
MANDERSON, SOUTH DAKOTA — This year – the 120th anniversary of Chief Big Foot’s ride into disaster on the creek banks of Wounded Knee – marks a significant transition from elders to youth leadership for the annual trek.
“The younger generation – young men and young women – need to step up. That was our planning several years ago … to put our younger leaders in front of our elders,” said Chubb Thunder Hawk, Porcupine, during yet another planning session for what is transitioning from the SiTanka Wokiksuye/Chief Big Foot Memorial Ride to Future Generation Riders/Oomaka Tokatukiya. Read the rest of this entry
O’maka Tokatakiya Ride-Ogalala SD_spokesperson Charley NewHoly
12-18-10_O’maka Tokatakiya Ride-Ogalala SD_spokesperson Charley NewHoly will be my guest on NAMAPAHH First People’s Radio speaking about the Annual Spiritual Horseback Ride by Native American Youth!(one group is already riding NOW!) Date & Time of Ride: Wednesday, December 15 at 6:00am – December 29 at 11:30pm Location: from Little Eagle South Dakota to Wounded Knee South Dakota Please tune in & Support the Omaka Tokatakiya / Future Generations Ride. Read the rest of this entry