Post Profile






Legacy

I always knew of my heritage that traces back through time to the Native people of the Monterey area. But I didn’t grow up with the songs, stories, or baskets of my Rumsen Ohlone ancestors. By the time I was born, in 1949, these things had essentially vanished, a result of the Spanish missions and... More
read more

share

Related Posts


Monterey Museum of Art presents legacy of Monterey photography in new exhibition

Arts : Artdaily

MONTEREY, CA.- The Monterey Museum of Art presents In Sharp Focus: The Legacy of Monterey Photography, June 16-September 30, 2012 at the MMA La Mirada, 720 Via Mirada, Monterey, CA, 93940. In Sharp Focus will examine the Group f/64 ...

Unless You’ve Lived Life as a Native Person, Don’t Speak for Native People

Society & Culture / Men's Interest : The Good Men Project

Did you grow up hearing you have Native American ancestors? Ramone Romero wants you to remember that your family's stories are not the same as living life as a Native person. The post Unless You’ve Lived Life as a Native Person, Don...

Well-intended, but Native American Heritage Month and Day are mostly superficial affairs

US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

So much for Native American Heritage Month. Today is Native American Heritage Day, the culmination of Native American Heritage Month, established in 1991. It always comes the day after Thanksgiving, which Indians in New England comm...

Christian TV 'Prophet': Native Americans Need to 'Repent for Their Ancestors' Animism'

US Politics / Liberal : Crooks and Liars

Click here to view this media Self-proclaimed television prophet Cindy Jacobs recently warned people with Native American heritage that they should "repent for their ancestors' animism" because they are particularly vulnerable to ev...

The Ohlone People Were Forced Out of San Francisco. Now They Want Part of Their Land Back.

US Politics / Liberal : Political Mojo

"There are only three ways to get land," said Tony Cerda, chairman of the Costanoan Rumsen Carmel Tribe, in 2010. "You can buy it, have it given to you, or steal it." It's clear which one of those applies to his people, the Ohlone, ...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC