Friday, October 9, 2009

Native American Rights and Spirituality--And the Case of Leonard Peltier


Philadelphia, PA: Native American Rights and Spirituality--And the Case of Leonard Peltier. A Forum by Lenny Foster, Navaho.

When: Sunday, 01 November 2009, 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Where: Arch Street Meetinghouse, 4th and Arch Streets, Philadelphia.

Free and Open to the Public.

Recognizing the importance of traditional Native American religious practice as a source of strength and a necessary means of cultural survival, Lenny Foster has spent the last 28 years fighting to ensure that incarcerated Native Americans have the right to worship with access to their traditional ceremonies. Lenny Foster, Dine (Navajo), will share his knowledge on Native American religious rights, the International Indian Treaty Council, and Leonard Peltier.

This event is sponsored by the Indian Committee of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends (Quakers).

For further information: katederiel@verizon.net or jasperbeach@verizon.net.


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