Idle No More – Flash Mob Round Dance

By Paul G on December 20, 2012
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Idle No More is a fast spreading movement in Indian Country. According to their blog:

Idle No More calls on all people to join in a revolution which honors and fulfills Indigenous sovereignty which protects the land and water. Colonization continues through attacks to Indigenous rights and damage to the land and water. We must repair these violations, live the spirit and intent of the treaty relationship, work towards justice in action, and protect Mother Earth.

This past week Idle No More has staged peaceful protests in malls around Canada.  Using flash mobs, dozes of people are gathering for round dances.

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Photos by Paula E. Kirman

Below are a couple of videos.

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7 Responses to “Idle No More – Flash Mob Round Dance”

  1. Robyn Rofkar says:

    Can someone add Riverton, WY at 2:30 today at WalMart??

  2. Nichol Soto says:

    Can’t seem to get the map to add a location so here is the info. January 1st at 12 noon. Location is Horton Plaza downtown San Diego, Ca. Bring signs and drums for a Peaceful protest.

  3. Bobbie says:

    I love the drums and I love the site…you guys are great!

  4. Pete Killingbeck says:

    With great respect I say, I am Nephew of Chief Ed Clark. I support you in Smoke andd Prayers from Ohio!!!

  5. Michelle McAfee says:

    Hello,
    Is there an Idle No More group in the Portland area?

    Thanks!
    Michelle

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