The paddle this year was to Nisqually. Next August, the We Wai Kai and the We Wai Kum nations will welcome canoe families from around the world to Quadra Island and Campbell River, B.C. These are celebratory and ceremonial events that canoe families look forward to each year.
In New Mexico, people at Pojoaque Pueblo just north of Santa Fe are gathering in support of the Standing Rock Sioux.
I remain perplexed as to why the mainstream media does not seem to be covering this important event.
Follow these hashtags on social media and look for opportunities to lend your support:
More information on the paddle is on this Facebook event page.
How to help the Standing Rock Sioux.