“Yakima Nation Emergency & Indigenous Movements throughout Latin America”
In the first segment of today's show we will speak with Matthew Tomaskin, Yakima Nation (http://www.yakimanation.org) regarding the state of emergency due to the recent White Swan fire that destroyed over twenty homes, damaged many more, and caused over 4 million dollars in damage. To aid the Yakima Nation, contact: YAKAMA NATION EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT/WHITE SWAN FIRE, P.O. BOX 151, 401 FORT RD., TOPPENISH, WA. 98948 or call 509-314-1313
In the second segment of today's show we speak with Benjamin Dengl (http://www.upsidedownworld.org), author of the new book "Dancing with Dynamite: Social Movements and States in Latin America" to discuss his recent book on Indigenous movements in Latin America, decolonization, and Indigenous peoples struggles against colonization throughout the Americas.
American Indian Airwaves will assist KPFK's current fund drive by offering the following premium items: "Reel Injun: On the Trail of the Hollywood Indian" - DVD / "Peace, Power, Righteousness: An Indigenous Manifesto, 2nd Ed" by Taiaike Alfred - BOOK / "Dancing with Dynamite: Social Movements and States in Latin America" by Benjamin Dengl- BOOK.
American Indian Airwaves regularly broadcast every Tuesday from 8pm to 9pm (PCT) on KPFK FM 90.7 Los Angles,93.7 North San Diego FM 98.7 Santa Barbara, FM 99.5 China Lake, FM 93.7 North San Diego, CA or http://www.kpfk.org and on WCRS 98.3/102.1 Columbus, OH every Tuesday from 9pm to 10pm (ECT) .