We Are Still Here Rally

In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, the ACLU of MT is hosting the “We Are Still Here Rally.”

Bring a Book and a Bear toy drive: We will be collecting books and bears at the rally to hand out to children over the holidays.

Schedule of Events
Location: Missoula Courthouse

1:00- Welcome Introduction followed by Singers: Kevin Kickingwoman, William “Junior” Whitegrass, Shawn Whitegrass, and Brittney Hunter

Prayer Song for all Indigenous people that we may have brighter healthy future for our future generations

Speakers:
Angeline Cheek, ACLU Indigenous Justice Organizer (Lakota/Dakota)

Patrick Peltier, Indigenous Vote, Political Director (Zuni Pueblo, Anishnaabe, Lakota/Dakota, Nakota Cree: Broken treaties related to our current indigenous issues we face education, environmental,

Shane Morigeau, State Rep., (CSKT: Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes): Importance of decolonizing and how allies can help

Rat Still Smoking, Two Spirit Rep. (Kainai): Recognizing two spirit and how they have always existed before Columbus arrived

Alishon Kelly, Youth Rep. (CSKT: Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes): Youth message of how they want to shape a better future for their generation and how others can help with that

2:00 Closing ceremony: Singers close with round dance songs for people to dance and celebrate

Organizer:
ACLU of Montana
Date of Event:
Saturday, 27 November, 2021
Time of Event:
1:00 PM
Address:
200 W Broadway St, Missoula, MT 59802
City:
Missoula, MT
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