Indigenous Peoples Day – Lets Get this Done

Grandmother Agnes Pilgram Baker encourages all to use their voices in ending following the lead of Seattle and stabling Indigenous Peoples Day
Grandmother Agnes Pilgram Baker encourages all to use their voices …

 

We have all been gifted with a voice so lets use it… Lets Make Indigenous Peoples Day Happen… Call your Congress people… If Washington can do it, We can do it… Lets Get it Done!

 

On the 4th night of the Northwest Indian Storytelling Festival Grandmother Agnes Pilgrim Baker opened the evening with prayer… Toby Joseph then spontaneously called forward other Grandmothers present who have fostered the teaching and telling of the festival – Darlene Foster, Elaine Grinnell and Esther Stutzman – Grandmothers who have been bedrock in nourishing the wellness of the people – He spoke powerfully of the strength of these women – affirming the lives and wellness made possible for so many through them… Grandmother Agnes then stood up and took the mike. She said…

 

We have all been gifted with a voice so lets use it… Lets Make Indigenous Peoples Day Happen… Call your Congress people… If Washington can do it, We can do it… Lets Get it Done!

 

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