Archive for January, 2009

Kevin Abourezk reviews The Battle for Whiteclay

Friday, January 30th, 2009

Published Friday Jan 30, 2009
BY KEVIN ABOUREZK
LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR / GROUND ZERO

As a reporter for this newspaper, I’ve covered the struggle for change in the reservation border town of Whiteclay for the better part of the past decade.

Controversy over alcohol sales in Whiteclay, where four beer stores sell an estimated 11,000 cans of beer a day, have long garnered headlines. The stores largely make their profit off Oglala Sioux tribal members living on the nearby Pine Ridge Indian Reservation of South Dakota, where alcohol is banned. (more…)

DVD Available

Thursday, January 1st, 2009

The Battle For Whiteclay - DVD

Order requests and a suggested donation of $15 to:
Whiteclay DVD
c/o Nebraskans for Peace
941 ‘O’ Street, Ste. 1026
Lincoln, NE 68508

Email: NFPState@NebraskansforPeace.org

Film Study Guide Available

Thursday, January 1st, 2009

Download The Study Guide to accompany The Battle for Whiteclay.