LaDonna Brave Bull Allard
LaDonna Brave Bull Allard is the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe's Section 106 Historic Preservation Officer. She is also the Founder and Director of the Sacred Stone Camp, a spirit camp established in April 2016 on her family's land on the Standing Rock Reservation, as a center of cultural preservation and spiritual resistance to the Dakota Access pipeline.
Articles by this author
Sunday, November 03, 2019
We Stand in Solidarity with Rojava, an Example to the World
What is at stake in north-east Syria is more than the fate of the Kurdish people or the autonomous homeland of Rojava or even the fight against Isis. What is at stake is humanity’s ability to survive our current civilizational crisis and to imagine new alternatives before it’s too late. Turkish...
Monday, September 05, 2016
Why the Founder of Standing Rock Sioux Camp Can’t Forget the Whitestone Massacre
One hundred and fifty three years ago my great-great-grandmother Nape Hote Win (Mary Big Moccasin) survived the bloodiest conflict between the Sioux Nations and the U.S. Army ever on North Dakota soil. An estimated 300 to 400 of our people were killed in the Inyan Ska (Whitestone) Massacre, far...