Shift the Power to the People
To Empower people to create sustainable, lasting change in their communities and countries through:
What's happening right now:
South Dakota's Lakota Sioux--Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe 2010 Crisis
Comment: I hit the Shift key on my computer. Does that count? <g>
Nice to see Natives get together for a worthy cause. This is probably more than the We Are the World for Natives project will ever accomplish.
The call to help the storm-damaged reservation is good. But I'm not clear what the second half of the message means:
Anyone can call for the government to act. The key question is what you want the government to do. If you can't specify that, you aren't necessarily saying much.
For more on the subject, see Olbermann Raises $250,000 for Sioux and Olbermann Seeks Aid for Reservations.