Schools that continue to use Indian imagery and references claim that their use stimulates interest in Native American culture and honors Native Americans. These institutions have simply failed to listen to the Native groups, religious leaders, and civil rights organizations that oppose these symbols. These Indian-based symbols and team names are not accurate representations of Native Americans.

Message from Copal AA, Guatemala by Rigoberto Ordonez

Please join the Santa Elena Project of Accompaniment (SEPA) in welcoming Rigoberto Ordonez, a founding member of Nuevo Amenecer (New Dawn), a school in northwest Guatemala which draws students from Copal AA and surrounding communities.

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Leonard Peltier's 72nd Birthday

September 12th is Leonard Peltier's 72 birthday.

He was arrested February 6, 1976 and has spent 40 years as a political prisoner in the United States for his political beliefs and his activity in the American Indian Movement. Mr. Peltier's next scheduled parole hearing will be in July 2024, and his projected release date is October 11, 2040.

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Critical Issues in Indigenism (September 2016)

An ongoing educational series which examines issues of importance to and about indigenous peoples throughout the Americas. We meet one Saturday each month.

Continuing from last month, we will examine indigenous self-determination of the Zapoteca and Maya in southwestern Mexico (Oaxaca, Guerrero and Chiapas). A movie will be shown, followed by discussion.

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Critical Issues in Indigenism (August 2016)

An ongoing educational series which examines issues of importance to and about indigenous peoples throughout the Americas. We meet one Saturday each month..

This month and next month we will examine indigenous self-determination of the Zapoteca and Maya in southwestern Mexico (Oaxaca, Guerrero and Chiapas). A movie will be shown, followed by discussion.

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Tremont Mini-Powwow & Health Fair

Dancers, drummers, food. Come join us in the park for this one-day mini-powwow.

Free and open to the public.

For more information, call Cleveland AIM: 216-533-7423

Lincoln Park
W 14th Street (between Kenilworth and Starkweather Avenues)
Cleveland, OH
216-533-7423

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Petition to Remove "Progressive" Name from Stadium

A STATEMENT FROM THE ELDERS' COUNCIL: RACISM IS NOT PROGRESSIVE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

MAY 12, 2016

A bold new initiative is underway in the effort to engage Cleveland Baseball in re-branding.

2016 Cleveland Baseball Demonstration September 25 (CANCELLED)

MODERATOR'S NOTE: This event has been cancelled.

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