cree prophecy

When all the trees have been cut down, when all the animals have been hunted, when all the waters are polluted, when all the air is unsafe to breathe, only then will you discover you cannot eat money.
—  Cree Prophecy

“When all the trees have been cut down, when all the animals have been hunted, when all the waters are polluted, when all the air is unsafe to breathe, only then will you discover you cannot eat money.”

- Cree Prophecy

Native American Proverbs

Holy shit, these First Nations people didn’t fuck around when it came to call-outs. Just when I started playing the Empire: Total War “Warpath” expansion where you can play as the Natives fighting against the colonists, each loading screen gives a quote from the time and some of them smack you over the goddamn head with a sledgehammer, they’re so true and terrible.

How smooth must be the language of the whites, when they can make right look like wrong and wrong like right.” —Black Hawk

GEE WHIZZ, ISN’T THAT EXACTLY WHAT WE’RE DEALING WITH TODAY WITH NEO-NAZI STORMFRONT “ALT-RIGHT” FASCISTS ARGUING FOR WHITE SUPREMACY AND THINLY-VEILING IT AS “PERSONAL POLITICAL OPINIONS

When all the trees have been cut down, when all the animals have been hunted, when all the waters are polluted, when all the air is unsafe to breathe, only then will you discover that you cannot eat money.” —Cree Prophecy

We know our lands have now become more valuable. The white people think we don’t know their value; but we know that the land is everlasting and the few goods we receive from it are soon worn out and gone.” —Canassatego

These, in the wake of DAPL, Flint Michigan and an American Government whose branches are filled with “drill, baby, drill” energy policy pundits and their golden boys that truly believe climate change is a Chinese conspiracy/scheme

Just… Fuck, bro…

They knew.

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Walter Palmer, the US dentist who shot the animal known as Cecil, has left Zimbabwe but could also face charges.

Separately, court records have shown that Mr Palmer has a felony record in the US after killing a black bear in the state of Wisconsin in 2006.

More Info http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-33699346

His dental practice in Bloomington, Minnesota has been temporarily closed and a note placed on the door referring visitors to a public relations firm. A protest is due to be held outside the building later.

When all the trees have been cut down,
when all the animals have been hunted,
when all the waters are polluted,
when all the air is unsafe to breathe,
only then will you discover you cannot eat money.

Cree Prophecy

When all the trees have been cut down,
when all the animals have been hunted,
when all the waters are polluted,
when all the air is unsafe to breathe,
only then will you discover you cannot eat money.
—  Cree Prophecy