Be Clear: Distinguish Between Civil Rights and Treaty Rights

Standing Rock people are protecting the water; they are not just protesting. To protect something means to keep it safe from harm; to protest means to make an objection. Protection means positive action; protest means reaction.

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Aboriginal Pathways and Trading Routes Were California’s First Highways

Much of California’s highway and thoroughfare system dates back to before European contact; they were indigenous routes long before settlers arrived.

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