The Iroquois Thanksgiving Address

The Iroquois Thanksgiving Address "Ohenton Kariwahtekwen" Greetings to the Natural World (You can hear this in the Cayuga language around 6 am (EST) every morning on The People Today we have gathered and we see that the cycles of life continue. We have been given the duty to live in balance and harmony with … Continue reading The Iroquois Thanksgiving Address


Thanksgiving: The National Day of Mourning

Thanksgiving: The National Day of MourningText of 1970 Speech by Wampsutta, an Aquinnah Wampanoag Elder Frank James (1923 - February 20, 2001) was known to the Wampanoag people as  Wampsutta, In 1970, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts invited him to speak at Plymouth's  annual Thanksgiving feast. When the text of Mr. James' speech was revealed before  … Continue reading Thanksgiving: The National Day of Mourning