Bonnie's Pride and Joy

Fansite with ALL the news about Bonnie !

Free For Protectors: Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt Hosting Standing Rock Benefit

on November 4, 2016 No comments
ictmn-web-logo-200x90

by Vincent Schilling
ARTICLE UPDATED: Monday November 7th

Iconic musicians Jackson Browne and Bonnie Raitt,will perform a benefit concert along with Native performers on November 27 for the Water Protectors on the front line at Standing Rock.
Iconic musicians Jackson Browne and Bonnie Raitt,will perform a benefit concert along with Native performers on November 27 for the Water Protectors on the front line at Standing Rock.

Iconic musicians Jackson Browne and Bonnie Raitt, along with performers Joel Rafael, and the late John Trudell’s band, Bad Dog, will perform a benefit concert on Sunday, November 27 for the Water Protectors on the front line at Standing Rock. Storyteller Ladonna Brave Bull Allard, founder of the Standing Rock Sioux Camp at Sacred Stone, will speak at the concert. Other performers will be announced as they are confirmed.

UPDATED INFO: The concert is free for the Standing Rock community and Water Protectors.  Next week, cards will be distributed to the Water Protectors in the camps and Standing Rock community that can be exchanged for complimentary tickets at the Casino box office.   All gross proceeds from the concert public ticket sales will benefit the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in their efforts to halt the Dakota Access Pipeline and prepare the camps for winter.

The concert will be on Sunday, November 27, 2016 at 6:30 pm at the Prairie Knights Pavilion in Fort Yates, ND, which is seven miles from the Oceti Sakowin Camp. Tickets went on sale to the general public on Saturday November 5th at 10 am central; The link to purchase tickets is HERE  or by phone at 800-585-3737.

“Just as we give thanks for our good fortune and the bounty of our lives as Americans, let us thank the Native people who are gathered here at Standing Rock to protect the natural world and defend our place in it,” said Jackson Browne in a statement submitted to ICTMN.

Bonnie Raitt also expressed solidarity with Standing Rock in the statement.

“I’m proud to be standing in support of the courageous and dedicated Water Protectors at Standing Rock. This movement is growing by the day with solidarity actions happening around the country, yet the media isn’t covering it nearly enough. Our hope is that this concert will help bring more awareness and media attention to the issues being raised at Standing Rock, and to put pressure on The Obama Administration to halt construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline until protection of sacred sites is ensured,” said Raitt.

How Two Women Sacrificed Everything To Stop The Dakota Access Pipeline w/Julia Shipley

North Dakota Pipeline Protest

RAW Military veterans arrive to support Dakota Access Pipeline protests YouTube

Dakota Access Pipeline to continue operating during federal review

Dakota Access Pipeline Corporation Trying To Subpoena Unicorn Riot For Covering Protests

Indigenous Youth Arrive in DC to Tell Biden: Stop Dakota Access and Line 3 Pipelines

Pipeline Protesters Use Bike Locks to Chain Their Necks to Display in Front of White House

USA: Indigenous activists in DC protest Dakota Access and Line 3 pipelines

Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters Hold Coronavirus and Fossil Fuel "Die-In" in D.C.

Indigenous activists kill ‘black snake’ in anti-pipeline protest outside the White House

Indigenous activists in Washington DC protest Dakota Access and Line 3 pipelines

Dozens of Portland Protesters March Against Dakota Access Pipeline

Dozens of Portland Protesters March Against Dakota Access Pipeline

Dozens of Portland Protesters March Against Dakota Access Pipeline

Celebrities pressure Biden to cancel Dakota Pipeline

LIVE: B L M Anti Dakota Pipeline Protesters March | Portland Oregon | USA |

LIVE: Anti Dakota Pipeline Protesters March | Portland Oregon | USA |

Joe Biden Canceled Keystone XL. Indigenous Leaders Demand the Same for the Dakota Access Pipeline

Denying Access: NoDAPL to NoNAPL — Full Movie

What Really Happened at Standing Rock | I Was There

Standing Rock Indian Reservation – Dakota Access Pipeline Protests – A Mi'kmaw Indian Visits.

Dakota Access Pipeline DOESN'T Have to Shut Down Yet, Appeals Judge Rules

Full Timeline of the Dakota Access Pipeline

Dakota Pipeline Ordered to Shut Down For Environmental Review | NowThis

“A Dream That Comes True”: Standing Rock Elder Hails Order to Shut Down DAPL After Years of Protest

Judge Orders Temporary Shutdown of Dakota Access Pipeline

U.S. court orders shutdown of Dakota Access pipeline

Dakota Access Pipeline

NO PIPELINES NO Dakota Access Pipeline and NO Northern Access Pipeline

#NoDAPL: A new ruling could stop the Dakota Access pipeline

Dakota Access Pipeline Press Conference – North Dakotah Governor activates National Guard (2016)

Dakota Access Pipeline Protests

US tribe objects to Dakota Access oil pipeline expansion

South Dakota Forced to Backtrack on Criminalizing Pipeline Protests

#NoDAPL UPDATE: Greed Leads To Dakota Access Pipeline Expansion As Natives Continue to Suffer

Native American Students Protest Dakota Access Pipeline

Dakota Access Pipeline protest takes place at University of Northern Colorado

Native Americans Open Solar Farm Near Dakota Access Pipeline

This is Happening | Dakota Access Pipeline protests

North Dakota Bill Could Permanently Seal Police Gov Records On Pipeline Protests

Anti-Dakota Access Pipeline protest at Texas Capitol

Dakota Access pipeline protesters injured

CEO Behind Dakota Access Pipeline Says Protesters Should Be “Removed From the Gene Pool”

Native Americans protest over The North Dakota pipeline – Daily Mail

Facebook revealed info on Dakota pipeline protest group to prosecutor – The Intercept

Former Shell Oil president touts success of Dakota pipeline

North Dakota Pipeline Protest – Bruce Lipton

Standing Rock supporters protest against Dakota Access Pipeline in Durango

Money To Cover Cost Of Dakota Access Pipeline Protests

Jessica Chastain On The Dakota Access Pipeline Protests Impact On 'The Woman Walks Ahead' | PeopleTV

“We are honored to have these great artists stand with us!” said Brave Bull Allard.

Raitt and Browne have long been supporters of Indian country, as well as the Oceti Sakowin Camp, “a historic gathering of Native nations, friends and allies, from all walks of life standing in solidarity to halt the Dakota Access Pipeline.”

Editor’s Note: “Jackson Browne and Bonnie Raitt have stood in solidarity with Native peoples protecting their lands, water and lifeways for more than 37 years, their work to support Native-led efforts to protect the Earth began in 1979 when they came to the Black Hills and Four Corners area to help stop uranium mining. Through the decades, they have lent their voices, talent, time and  fame to raise awareness and funds for Native communities working for a safe and healthy future for us all. Thank you, Jackson and Bonnie, for continuing your stand and for supporting the resistance at Standing Rock.”

Organizers have invited those who can travel to North Dakota on Nov. 27th to “Stand in Solidarity with Standing Rock.” Others can contribute directly to www.standingrock.org.

Follow ICTMN’s Arts and Entertainment, Pow Wow’s and Sports Editor Vincent Schilling (Akwesasne Mohawk) on Twitter – @VinceSchilling


Source: © Copyright Indian Country Today Media Network
0 0 votes
Article Rating
Share this post:

Related Posts

Take a look at these posts
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Bonnie's Pride and Joy on Facebook

Comments Box SVG iconsUsed for the like, share, comment, and reaction icons

Farm Aid 2021 – September 25 in Hartford, Connecticut ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago
Video image

Comment on Facebook

LARGEST TREE IN THE WORLD

Location : Giant Forest of Sequoia National Park in Tulare County, California, USA.
The General Sherman Tree is the world's largest tree, measured by volume. It stands 275 feet (83 m) tall, and is over 36 feet (11 m) in diameter at the base. Sequoia trunks remain wide high up. Sixty feet above the base, the Sherman Tree is 17.5 feet (5.3 m) in diameter.

It is estimated to be around 2,300 to 2,700 years old.
... See MoreSee Less

3 weeks ago

Timeline PhotosStanding watch over the Sierra forests for thousands of years, the giant sequoias are yet another awe-inspiring sight to behold in Yosemite Mariposa County! 📷 by @colbyoutdoors

📰 | ow.ly/HgB650FdU6V (how to visit Yosemite the summer)

#YosemiteNation Visit Gold Country Visit California California High Sierra
... See MoreSee Less

1 month ago

Timeline PhotosRed Lake Treaty Camp is calling for urgent help. They woke up to movement as their digging getting closer to the river.

“We need people to Red Lake Camp. The equipment they moved yesterday is now moving and working on the side near the river. We need water protectors to come stand in solidarity with us to protect the water and our treaties.”

Riverside Cemetary thief river falls is best GPS coordinates to follow on maps.

11750 MN-32, Thief River Falls, MN 56701, USA
maps.google.com/maps?q=48.04091764200594%2C-96.20955593883991
... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago

2021 Blues Foundation Hart Fund Benefit ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago
Video image

Comment on Facebook

What Makes This Singer Great? Bonnie Raitt ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago
Video image

Comment on Facebook

Load more

Recommended Reading

Falling in love with Bonnie Raitt for the first time

Falling in love with Bonnie Raitt for the first time

November 10, 1971

Chris Stapleton, Bonnie Raitt Helm B.B. King Grammy Tribute

February 16, 2016

Jerry Garcia Band with Bonnie Raitt, Berkeley Greek 8.30.1987

September 1, 1987

CMT Crossroads Bonnie Raitt and Lyle Lovett – The Factory – Franklin – TN

December 15, 2005

Norton Buffalo Dies

November 1, 2009

Bonnie Raitt’s Blues

November 9, 2015
Will McFarlane

Talking with Guitarist Songwriter Will McFarlane

November 2, 2009

Stephen Bruton one of Austin’s best guitar players passes away

May 9, 2009

Bonnie Raitt attends the 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concert at MSG – NY

October 30, 2009

Review: James Taylor, Bonnie Raitt deliver summer night delight at DTE

August 9, 2017