Posts Tagged ‘fools crow’

Good Riddance Russell Means

October 23, 2012

At time interval 7:00 Russell says Clyde & Vernon ordered the execution of Annie Mae,  Who authorized the command?


Now we have the “Last Real Indians” to follow up with the destruction of destroyers, a ripple of upcoming wanderer’s who mimic those who never were  warriors.

Many people have and will continue to support murderers of innocents, that is their choice to carry the blood of innocents on their hands by doing so, not me, i don’t care where they are, in another world or whatever,  I hold no respect or regard for the likes of Means.

Truths maintain their value when one is dead or alive,  Means and Vern will wander with the blood of innocents on his hands, and those who support them wear that blood the same, these are basic laws of morals and ethics , and death does not wash that away.

History nor the media can wash away what Means, Banks, Vern, Clyde, Crow Dog, / AIM has done, the murders of innocents such as Perry Ray Robinson Jr., Annie Mae Pictou Aquash, the women murdered at the AIM wounded knee occupation as reported by spiritual leader Matthew King to the FBI, nor the numerous other innocents murdered over the years, nor the rapes, beatings and abuse children have had to endure over the years because of their actions and bastardized teachings and hijacking of spirituality.


Q & A

Q: Why does the Media and Academic America  and Pro-AIM  Idiots categorize Russell Means as

“a controversial figure while also noting what are considered his contributions to contemporary American Indian politics.”

A: To deny , excuse and try to hide the fact that he was a  Rapits, murderer and lying  piece of garbage


    Looking Back Woman-Suzanne Dupree

October 22, 2012 at 7:01 pm said:

extracted from the comments section at Rezinate’s Blog

I wondered how I would feel this day, since I was 17 & was raped by Means while he was on the Trail Of Broken Treaties in 1972 with his AIM Boyz,…(they… all so entranced by what Means projected, but never really was)…

Manipulated into going against everything their Lakota parents & grandparents had taught them, so strong was the hold upon the very young Lakota AIM followers & members….

I always wanted to know if it was Means idea of my rape, while he was in the middle of his Sun Dance commitment at Ceremonial Chief & Holy Man, Frank Fools Crows altar…dancing right next to my Father, Professor Calvin Dupree, or was it his Government handlers…?

What a coincidence that Adrienne Riegert, granddaughter of Wilbur A. Riegert, curator of the WK Museum in 1973, & also the former allotment agent at Cheyennne River in the 1930′s, whos books… I am a Sioux, & Quest for the Pipe of the Sioux, As Viewed From WK, which was one of the targets during the Seige of WK by AIM….was suppressed by academia, & nearly destroyed at WK ’73.

That Adrienne & I would both be abused by AIM within a span of a year…     Two 1st Nations women of the future, who held the key to the truth…about the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin, because it was something both of us as children were taught….the truth pertaining to the White Buffalo Calf Pipe.

The master manipulator is gone, & now we all look forward to a more positive future, as the Old AIM guard with their violence, abuse, drugs, lies, theft of Lakota ceremony, & self-serving propaganda fade away…
Hopefully, the AIM legacy left behind… is one we can over come, not just for the Lakota, but..    the overall culturally negative effect the greatest hoax in history (AIM) has had on all of mankind.

Pilamayaye yelo, Wakan Tanka


Why & how it happened

“I did not report the rape by Means, because the rape was to insight revenge & rage in my Father, who had been passed the Cannunpa by FFC in 1971.
Any confrontation with AIM leadership over the rape, would have led to my Father’s own death-murder at the hands of AIM, when he… as any Father would have done had I told him, would have confronted the rapist of his child, a fellow Tetuwan Sun Dancer, in the middle of his Sun Dance Commitment at FFC’s altar, that is just not done or allowed in Lakota spiritual protocols, period.

AIM could claim again & petition to FFC… my Father, was not a full blood or worthy, & Crow Dog should be allowed to carry the Cannunpa, (which would have been even more disasterous to Lakota spirituality & faith), with LCD’s ego, embellishments, & blood of the innocent on his hands.”

“I took my lumps & responsibility for taking what my Aunties & female cousins thought about AIM, as my own…that I was safe with my own people, & was not at risk, I let my guard down…

I was at the wrong place, at the wrong time… with the wrong people.

As so many good people were, & were hurt badly in some way by their encounter…with AIM.

I walked into a set-up, a pre-conceived, well thought out plan of AIM leadership & their handlers of how AIM & Means planned their spiritual & cultural takeover, & that would encompass the rape & murder of many real, authentic 1st Nations people & their children who resisted AIM’s negative & brutal influences.

I never said a word about the rape to my Father, though Means called me daily from the road on the Trail of Broken Treaties, & directly from BIA Offices in Washington DC to find out if I had….

But, Frank Fools Crow knew, he could look inside you & know everything about you with the touch of his hand on your shoulder…


Means & Banks knew the Ceremonial Chief & Holy Man had had a plan for my Creation, & duty to my Tetuwan people, & FFC knew I had not done anything to provoke or bring upon the rape by Means myself…
There was a reason Means had 18 AIM members, (to bear witness to his rape of me), & none of the observers even attempted to help me, or stop Means in any way, for the rape was for Means to show all who were there to see, his AIM followers, not much older than my own 17 years…. no matter who’s child, wife, or Mother being abused by him…or anyone in AIM….
AIM was now in charge…  Extracted from LBW Blog ….


LastRealIndians a Ripple Effect of  AIM

~Denis Pictou Maloney~ “LRI will never address violence against women because they support and hang with those who do. Period. I had several conversations with both Chase Iron Eyes and his wife Sarah Jumping Eagle and updated them on the information and truth regarding my mothers murder.

Chase at first accused me of mudslinging, which I corrected him and said asking him if he was associated with AIM was not mudslinging. He then said his family were AIM members and he preferred to focus on the positive aspects of our youth and he came from another generation.

Sarah seemed genuinely concerned but drew quieter and more silent the more I shared with her about the internal abuse my mother suffered. Chase then said he wished he had more time to discuss this but he was busy with Pesla and then he and Sarah both unceremoniously unfriended me .

They now both know the truth about the AIM leaderships complicity in my mothers murder and that they currently publicly support my mothers murderers along with Leonard Peltier. What they do with it and who they support will be on their conscience. “


Chase Iron Eyes prefers to focus on the positive aspects of our youth?

Oct. 25,2012, posted at LRI , Chase seizing on the moment to re-plaster LastRealIndians again with AIM, it’s ShowDog & Clyde , who will be the next LRI promotes and adorns that carries the blood of innocents on their hands.

For 30+ years they sat back and watched the youth evade accountability as those who would not fall inline with AIM’s teachings were blundered and raped , watched the youth shore up together declaring the abused deserved such treatment because the abused could not conform to what they knew in heart was wrong, and people today wonder why the suicide rates are so high …. wondering how “Devouring of children’s souls” would apply here.

At any rate both Crow Dog and Madonna (Gilbert) Thunder Heart are directly involved with the murder of Perry Ray Robinson and it’s cover up, they are both directly involved with the coverup of Annie Mae’s murder for so many years , while lying to all about the occurrences and to this day cover up for the murder and where Perry Ray is buried at Wounded Knee.

Chase says he is concerned with this generation while he does nothing for advocacy of Women except to promote the likes of Madonna Thunder Heart who interrogated Annie, to include slapping her around, then said nothing about Annie’s execution and continues to say nothing  for Perry Ray Robinson Jr.

Some role models that group is for the concern of 1st nations youth, what does anyone expect “them”, to give to the now generation while they continue their AIM scripts of fund raising and champion flag waving saying they are going to save Pe Sla. Heck, Chase’s wife Sara Jumping Eagle says they are here to fulfill prophecies, that she is not directly affiliated with LRI and knows little about AIM. Selective memory eh?

All around it stinks for the now generation that follows the lead of Russel Means and LRI who are wanting to be warriors that exploit ancestry and beg the global community for $$$$ under the pretense of being traditional people.

Does anyone recognize these so called warriors always seem to use “for the benefit or protection of children” to promote themselves

Vagabon Pour l’ éternité – Russell Means & the New AIM

Walking without a path for Eternity ~Ishak (Sunrise People)~

Chase Iron Eyes and the LastRealIndians , a ripple wanting to be a wave of destruction , sooner or later Russell Means and other destroyer’s ripple’s will turn into flat lines with no sense of place, no sense of honor, no common sense’s , it’s to their own choosing.

Yes it is sad what “they” do to teachings, tradition, culture, etc …. i hold sorrow for those who are so uninformed and follow blindly to the point that if someone says, “that is an ant pile you are standing in” , even if they see the ant pile, some elect to stay even as they get chewed up.

For Those Who Are Not and Will Not Become

Mind Boggling Mindless Wonders


Good Riddance to Russell Means, it’s too bad his stupidity has to drag so many people with him & Vern Bellcourt.

Get in line Dennis Banks , Clyde Bellecourt, John Trudell, Leonard Peltier, CrowDog, Madonna Thunder Heart, etc., etc., etc….


Remember Me When It Rains

October 7, 2012

“Remember Me When It Rains” ~ Annie Mae~

Oct 6, 2012
“Today we laid the stone on our mothers final resting place. With the help of family we gathered and held a small private ceremony and laid the stone.”

Denise Pictou Maloney…. Justice for Annie Mae Pictou Aquash Woman Warrior



“In memory of the Grandmother I Never Knew”

video by Annie Mae’s Granddaughter


“Family”- Dancing in the Sky by Alan Syliboy

Marie Elk Head Fiddler & the Arvol Looking Horse Lie

June 14, 2012

 How Academia & the Smithsonian are Responsible.

Re- Blogged from Suzannee Dupree – Looking Back Woman blog

This woman is Arvol Looking Horse’s Grandmother, Lucy Looking Horse, not Lucy’s Mother, Martha Bad Warrior, as the Smithsonian states, Lucy….who began the White Buffalo Calf Pipe fraud-lie by the Looking Horse family, which has been promoted & controlled by the American Indian Movement since Wounded Knee 1973,

occurred when Lucy Looking Horse’s relatives, Joe Thin Elk & his daughter, Belva Jack of Mission, South Dakota gave native studies student, Raymond Demallie a copyrighted photo that Wilbur Riegert took of Martha Bad Warrior in Aug 1936, with the incorrect provenance accompanying the copyrighted Riegert photo after Lucy’s death in 1966.

This copyrighted Riegert photo Demallie used for his own Native studies career with John Smith in 1967 in South Dakota Museum News, & then donated Riegert’s copyrighted photo to the Smithsonian with the wrong provenance provided by Looking Horses relatives enabled the Arvol Looking Horse hoax & fraud of the century to perpetuate over the last 40 plus years!
Continue Reading …. at LBW blog

Information to be read & handed out at the Dakota Conference in Sioux Falls April 27-28th, 2012… -LBW-


Martha Bad Warrior with Lucy Looking Horse with her Arms Crossed

This photo here again was taken by Wilbur in Aug 1936, who in 1964 when he spoke with Lucy showed it to her & pointed out…she was there in Aug 1936 & in this photograph. Wilbur knew Andrew Dupris had been passed the catlinite Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin, so he asked Lucy to see what she had, she asked for 100.00 for Wilbur to see the Cannunpa Wakan she was passing off as the real pipe, & Wilbur asked Lucy for the description of the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin, & she state no, they now had another Pipe the Looking Horses used for ceremony…she also denied even though she saw herself in this pic with her arms crossed, that it was her….
Continue Reading …. at LBW blog


Martha Bad Warrior

Mrs. Martha Bad Warrior was the last known keeper of the Sacred Calf Pipe in my grandfather’s time.

Gpa Wilbur wrote of Martha, “During our interview with Martha, the thought struck me profoundly: Here I am talking to the only woman keeper of the Sacred Calf Pipe since it entered the religious tradition of the Sioux. At the beginning it was a woman, a beautiful lady from the sun who brought the Sacred Pipe and presented it to the Sioux people. So, to me, Mrs. Bad Warrior was the Beautiful Lady in the Spirit.”

Extracted from: Quest for the Pipe of the Sioux


Marie Elk Head Fiddler speaks truth on White Buffalo Calf Pipe

Marie Elk Head Fiddler is a Grand daughter of William Elk Head, This is the true original family of the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe care takers, Marie and family are working at correcting the current misrepresentation of Arvol Looking Horse, He isn’t a blood family member of the Elk Head family as testified by Marie. He doesn’t possess the White Buffalo Pipe,

The Looking Horse family never had it, what has occurred is nothing more than a fraud, According to reliable sources there are seven (7) modern day peace pipe in the bundle they have at his place in Green Grass,South Dakota, Marie has recently been diagnosed with a terminal illness and desires to correct history concerning the true caretakers of the Sacred Cannupa, which are her family, the true descendants of Elk Head,

Read More:  in youtube description


Elk Head Family Request Arvol to Cease Fraud

May 31, 2008

To: Mr. Arvol Looking Horse and Paula Horne-Mullen; All Youth organizatlons/groups, All Federally Recognized Tribes; Respective Chairmen; Respective Council people; Non- Profit organizatlons, other organizations/groups; Businesses; Universities; Schools and all education systems; Casinos; Museums; News Medial: Radio, Newspapers and Television; private individuals and extended relatives of Mr. Looking Horse.

We, as the rightful heirs and direct, lineal descendants of the 9th Generation Keeper of our Sacred Canunpa; Elk Head, are requesting that Mr. Arvol Looking Horse cease and desist from misrepresenting himself as the so called 19th Generation Keeper of the Sacred Canunpa; the White Buffalo Calf Pipe, as he puts it. Mr. Arvol Looking Horse is not a direct lineal descendant, nor is he related by blood or have any type of familial ties, and nor was he or his relatives before him was ever designated to be the Keeper, by Elk Head; who was the true Keeper and had passed into the spirit world in 1914. Our grandfather, Elk Head had left a legal will in his probate records designating his eldest son, Elias Elk Head to be the Keeper of the sacred Canunpa and designated his eldest grandson from Elias, William Elk Head to be after Elias. Mrs. Martha Bad Warrior was not his daughter, nor was she designated to be a Keeper of the sacred Canunpa. It was traditional law that the Canunpa was to be kept from father to son, in the ltazipcola band. Each male keeper opened the Canunpa in need of war, starvation and sickness that involves all the Sioux Nation of the Lakota, Dakota and Nakota people to see it and pray with it. Why hasn’t Arvol ever opened it to our people to actually see the contents of the sacred Canunpa? When the Elk Head family members have all seen it? There has been negative propaganda against our family, who are the true, direct, lineal descendants of Elk Head, by Mr. Arvol Looking Horse and his partner, Paula Horne-Mullen, as well as his family members; which has caused media censorship against our family so we can not address Mr. Arvol Looking Horses’ lies and distortions of the truth. It has also caused violent threats, violent actions/retaliations against our family members and having our personal property destroyed by his family members and followers/supporters. Examples of media censorship includes: The Native Voice newspaper, owned by Mr. Frank King and Lisa King, The Dakota Journal, owned by the Flandreau Sioux Tribe and the Lakota Country Times who are supporters of Mr. Arvol Looking Horse and who have written many supporting articles about him as the 19th Generation Keeper of the sacred Canunpa without consulting us, the Elk Head family and allowing us equal media time. We are demanding that these news medias, cease and desist in assisting Arvol Looking Horse from perpetuating the misrepresentation and fraudulent activities as a so called Keeper and spreading any more negative propaganda about our family by writing any more articles concerning our sacred Canunpa and give us equal media time to bring out the facts and truth as we are the true, direct, lineal descendants of our 9th Keeper, Elk Head.

We are asking all individuals addressed in this letter to stop using and catering to Mr. Arvol Looking Horse and addressing him as the 19th Generation Keeper of our sacred Canunpa which is assisting him in perpetuating his misrepresentation and all of his fraudulent activities. We, as the Elk Head family have designated Shirley Fiddler-granddaughter to the 9th Generation Keeper, Elk Head, to be our spokesperson and contact person in these matters. All questions and concerns should be directed to Shirley Fiddler @ 605-964-7313 who resides in Green Grass, South Dakota.

Respectfully submitted by the true, direct, lineal descendants of our grandfather Elk Head,

Dated on this day of (2nd day of June 2008)
Marie Fiddler dated June 2nd 2008
Frank eagle Tail dated June 2nd 2008
Shirley Fiddler dated June 2nd 2008

Read More …. Looking Back Woman on the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin


Becoming Christianized

The Smithsonian photograph above is why Martha Bad Warrior did not pass the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin to anyone in her family…they were becoming Christianized …. note the cross around Elk Heads neck!

The personal Cannunpa Elk Head is holding here was passed to HakiktaWin at her naming ceremony by Frank Fools Crow at Green Grass in 1975, at the completion of Ceremonial Chief & Holy Man, Frank Fools Crows White Buffalo Calf Pipe Revival Ceremonies 1970-1975, & accompanying Sun Dances….this was witnessed by AIM leaders, Russell Means & Dennis Banks in 1975 at Green Grass, South Dakota where they were Sun Dancing at Frank Fools Crows Sun Dance arbor….


The Selling of Indian Culture by Arvol Looking Horse & AIM…

Statement by Marie Fiddler, Frank Eagle Tail and Shirley Fiddler

We are in the process of getting copies of these documents out to the world. People have to wake up and realize that they are being fooled by Arvol and Paula, One of the greatest Hoaxes of all time by this couple and their families. Of course they stand to lose alot money wise. These lineal descendants of Elk Head have their papers and their probate records to prove the truth, this would hold up in any court.

Read More …. Looking Back Woman on the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin


It’s Time to Stop and Rewind the Clock

Leonard Crow Dog lobbied Fools Crow & was Denied

Fools Crow refused Crow Dog, because he did not want the AIM urban militant domestic terrorist faction to control our Spiritual Legacy….he saw the sickness….and he saw the future of what would happen…he did his best to prevent it by conducting those WBCPC & Sun Dances 1970-1975…and passing the “Staff of Power” back to the women, but the men refused to recognize the transfer…..and now AIM are our so-called Spiritual Elders….though AIM is not, for they have the blood of the innocent on their hands, which is against Tetuwan Lakota protocols & teachings!.

Read More …. Suzanne Dupree – Looking Back Woman Interview

The Aftermath of AIM, 40 Years Later

The teenage suicide rate on the Pine Ridge Reservation is 150 percent higher than the national average. Children as young as 6 have reportedly attempted to take their own lives. In 2009, the president of the Oglala Sioux Tribe declared a suicide state of emergency. The emergency still exists

Reservation Realities Today

A series of spoken word videos about the trials and challenges faced by young people living on the Oglala Lakota Reservation in Kyle South Dakota. The young producers want to raise awareness about the stresses faced by young people living on their reservation and how everyone is needed to make life better.

–produced by the students of Little Wound High School, Kyle South Dakota


Ann ThunderHawk – The Truth Comes Out

View Part 2


Personal Notes

Does anyone recall who was to tour Turtle Island about 10 yrs back and deem what spots were or were not Sacred ? The  man that deemed himself to determine such,  evades me at this moment .

What has the AIM backed  male dominated Spiritual Leaders of today, who have cast woman’s voice to the side,  done about people like  Steve McCullough, who leads a Sun Dance in Indiana and sells ceremony in Europe.

Those Spiritual Leaders  have not done enough , except sit back and watch the money roll in. Do not expect anything to change until Fools Crow’s act of passing the “Staff of Power” to Woman is recognized, accepted and woman’s voice is again supported.

Expect the Big Brother reality series to include AIMster Belly Dancers and Ceremony Freak segments in upcoming seasons.


David Price…Google this!

June 10, 2012

Reblogged from Looking Back Woman – Suzanne Dupree
Posted on June 9, 2012

We didn’t isolate or present a link to all the propoganda and lies blasted against Price, ….. but it makes us all sick….

-Just google “David Price, former FBI agent” and look what comes up… page after page, link after link of AIM lies and garbage…

-AIM and all handlers and supporters, seen and unseen, have used David Price as their scapegoat and whipping boy, because he was directly involved in the lives and incidents at Wounded Knee.

So they-AIM have tried to demoralize, vilify and destroy his credibility, his life, his honour and integrity, and his attempts to help the people there…
(Much like what your Cousin attempted to do to you on Mothers Day Weekend with his abuse of you!).

-This will give energy to some, it just makes us spitting mad, at all the AIM flunky abusers, ganging (mob mentality) up on one person…trying to protect the murdering, lying, pedofile, urban militant domestic terrorist group called the American Indian Movement…

We hear it wont be long now before the clank of the prison doors for the aging AIMsters…along with their handlers, enablers, finaciers, legal council & ass-kissing politicians, individuals who now are referred to in their area as…. DIRTY!


NOTE,  “In reference to the comment from above;

“So they-AIM have tried to demoralize, vilify and destroy his credibility, his life, his honour and integrity, and his attempts to help the people there…”

Dennis Banks giving  his same old B.S rhetoric toward the current Chairman of Leech Lake Rez.  How can anyone hold any Value OR confidence in his voice when he has lied to all 1st nations people and other for over 35years about the desecration and burning of wounded knee community,  the murders of innocents that occurred within and during the occupation and  other murders that followed?


This Blog Relates to:  When we are forced to stop helping, who pays the Price?


Heyoka Magazine 2006 Looking Back Woman Interview part one updated

June 2, 2012

Re-Blooged from Looking Back Woman – Suzanne Dupree ©



 The Cannunpa Wakan-Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin updated


Looking  Back Woman. Second from left. John Fire Lame Deer. Right

John Fire Lame Deer, and Tetuwan Oglala Ceremonial Chief & Holy Man,

Frank Fools Crow were spiritual mentors of HakiktaWin-Looking Back Winyan.

John LeKay. Can you please tell me about your recollection of John Fire Lame Deer?

Looking Back Woman:This is from the Northwest Indian News March 1974…… Dedication of Indian Lands at Ft. Lawton:

Long ago at the beginning of creation the Great Spirit blessed this land. What we do today is to lay the foundation of the Great Spirit-Creator on this land until the earth crumbles.  With those words, Lame Deer, Lakota Holy Man and author of “Lame Deer–Seeker of Visions” consecrated the Indian land at Discovery Park in the sacred Lakota manner. With tremendous wisdom, humor and dignity, Lame Deer seemed to uplift the hearts of the almost 100 Indians and non-Indians who were present to a world far beyond the man-made world of steel & concrete.

After honoring the seven Cardinal directions, Lame Deer turned towards Seattle and said, “Noise, noise, noise. too much TV, radio, and man-made stuff.”  Then, turning towards the west, towards a small grove of bare trees on the Indian land, he said “The Great Spirit is on that side. Take your bedroll and sleep for a night among those trees. You will hear the Great Spirit speaking in the ways of the Spirit.”

Concluding the ceremony which took place on Saturday, February 16th, 1974, the 70 year old Lame Deer said, “My last words to you are this. Be happy. This life passes very quickly. Turn to your brothers & sisters around you with a smile and reach out and shake their hand.” With this, Lame Deer smiled and walked through the crowd that was present, shaking everyone’s hand.
After the ceremony a potluck dinner was shared in the old Indian way by all of those present, Indian and non-Indian. The spirit of unity seemed to echo Lame Deer’s own words: “We all must work together, both White and Indian, for we are all the children of the same Great Spirit, our Father, Creator.

The event was sponsored by the United Indians of All Tribes Foundation. Written by Phil Lane Jr. who a Bahai & now an AIM supporter, & an endorser of Arvol Looking Horse hoax-fraud.

John LeKay: What is the Sacred Hoop?

  • Looking Back Woman: The Sacred Hoop is the Circle of Life…continuance…….the fire without end. And, at the Center is the Cannunpa Wakan, the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin, the accompanying teachings & Sacred Lifeways. This is what it means to me….My Father was given the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin to carry, because he had the proper vision in 1970, shared that vision with Fools Crow, & that vision was to rebuild the Hoop of Life for all of mankind, & all living things upon Mother Earth….this is the destiny of this Cannunpa, because of the lightening bolts at the feet of the buffalo on the bowl…..purification of evil, is what David Swallow Jr. said about lightening….and the Thunderbeings, who protect that which is Sacred.

JL: Can you please tell me about the Cannunpa Wakan, (sacred pipe) Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin and what significance this Buffalo Calf Cannunpa holds for the Tetuwan Lakota people?

  • LBW. See what Martha Bad Warrior had to say about the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin, in this rare… AIM & academia supressed book by Wilbur Riegert, The Quest For The Pipe of the Sioux, As Viewed From Wounded Knee. You will really like this.

JL: Even AIM member, & Arvol Looking Horse supporter, David Swallow Jr said this about the Cannunpa:  ”That It is not a Pipe. A pipe is an English word that means many things. The Cannunpa is the blood of the Ancestors and the tree of life, and it has laws by which a person MUST live.  To load a Cannunpa, a person must not kill, must not have blood on their hands. The person must not have jealousy or hate in their heart or actions, and a person must never lie or fool the people or else the Cannunpa will turn around on that person”.

JL: What are your thoughts on this?

  • LBW: This is the way I have come to understand the actual events from my extensive Lakota historical & spiritual research. This is why Fools Crow did not want It carried by someone within the urban militant domestic terrorist AIM group, why Frank Fools Crow wanted the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin off reserve, and carried (by my Father, having the proper vision to carry It)…..and for good reason, look at the carnage & murders by AIM during the Seige of Wounded Knee 1973. AIM took over Wilbur Riegerts trailer home, burned all this information on Martha Bad Warrior at the Wounded Knee Museum, and the records in DC. on the Trail Of Broken Treaties (1972) about this part of our Tetuwan Lakota Spiritual history, it is my belief & opinion as a victim of AIM (rape) & witness to AIMs carnage & criminal activities, including murders… was to change history….so AIM & their US Government handlers could control that which is Sacred to 1st Nations people domestically & globally for US interests, & AIM financial enrichment…which is still ongoing with Leonard Crow Dogs spiritual scam in Mexico, Central & South America.
  • My question has always been why would the AIM & their Lakota members burn their own Tetuwan spiritual history, if our Tetuwan Ancestors are so dear…..especially Martha! Why would this be tolerated? Richard Two Elk’s interview, as a former AIM member is an eyeopener…..and, he also talks about Anna Mae Aquash’s murder by AIM. The interview is easy to access from my site, if you’d like to read it for yourself…..

JL:. John Fire Lame Deer said: “Besides the Pte Hincala Huhu Canunpa this Elk Head family also kept a second, very sacred tribal Cannunpa, one among the first made from red pipe stone.  The way the White Buffalo Winyan had taught the people to make. This old Cannunpa served as a model for after which all the other Cannunpas are made. It has the feather of a Red Eagle tied to its handle. This brings to mind the eagle who rescued the only survivor from the flood, who gave birth to twins who, in turn, grew into the Tetuwan Sioux Nation. It also reminds us, the eagle is the symbol of wisdom, almost as important to we Tetuwans as the Buffalo. Therefore many of our medicine men therefore have a eagle feather tied to their Cannunpas.”

JL:  Is this the Cannunpa one of the ones described by John Fire Lame Deer, the Cannunpa you are the caretaker of?

  • LBW: Yes, this is my understanding, that It is the authentic Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin, John Fire Lame Deer was there at my Lakota adult naming ceremony by Fools Crow. I also had the Keepers of the Sacred tradition of Pipemaking from Pipestone, Minnesota come all the way out to the West Coast to see what I carry, as they had information that corresponded with my information…..Riegert and Standing Eagle played a huge part in saving the true, accurate history of our Lakota Spiritual Legacy brought to the Lakota from our Father, Creator, & Whope, also called White Buffalo Calf Cannunpa Winyan.

JL: So then. Arvol Looking Horse, the faux 19th Generation WBCP Keeper has the deteriorating Calf Pipe, made from the bone of the buffalo leg, eagle feather, 4 scalps and ear, etc, etc….

  • LBW: NO, Martha buried that, Arvol Looking Horse has nothing…as nothing authentic was ever passed to Lucy Looking Horse from her Mother Martha Bad Warrior, because Martha stated in Aug 1936, no one in her family was worthy to be the next caretaker of the Pte Hincala Cannunpa kin…because they were becomeing Christianized, as Martha Bad Warriors adopted Father, Red Hair-Elk Head had been, please note photos verifying this info on Twicpix on HakiktaWins photo album showing Red Hair Elk Head with a cruifix around his neck holding his personal Cannunpa, that Frank Fools Crow had passed to HakiktWin at her 1975 Lakota naming ceremony. At the completion of the 5 year series of WBCP Revial Ceremonies & accompanying Sun Dance Ceremonies Frank Fools Crow conducted begining at Pine Ridge in 1970, & finishing in 1975 at Green Grass, with the White Buffalo Calf Cannunpa Bundle being opened by Frank Fools Crow, Lakota Elders & spiritual leaders…annoucement in the Eagle Butte newspaper by Sidney Keith.  What has to be acknowledged here is…Arvol Looking Horse ws not present at these series of Revival ceremonies, because Arvol Looking Horse never had the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin…ever! Arvol Looking Horse was even denounced by his own Aunt, Beatrice Medicine, as being a fraud!

Do you have the red stone pipe described by John fire Lame Deer. Is this the same pipe as the Cannunpa described by Martha Bad Warrior, with the engravings of a white buffalo head, turtle and the spider, or the Standing Buffalo facing the bowl Cannunpa?

  • LBW: What I know  for sure is, Arvol Looking Horses Grandmother, Lucy Looking Horse never was passed the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin….(watch the Marie Elk Head Fiddlers May 2, 2009 Utube video to verifiy this information.)  Martha Bad Warrior had Riegert in Aug.1936 witness & record which Cannunpa was the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Cannunpa & (which Cannunpa was the Seven Council Fires Council Cannunpa) both were made from catlinite. I carry the Standing Buffalo facing the bowl Cannunpa, named after the good Lakota man, named Standing Buffalo, when the Cannunpa first came to the Lakota by WBCP Winyan…this Cannunpa was the first catlinite Cannunpa, White Buffalo Calf Pipe Winyan taught the Chiefs to make (1550) from the blood of the people…please note, the bowl discription was changed in Riegerts book, Quest for the Pipe of the Sioux, As Viewed from Wounded Knee to  the Buffalo Cow Head bowl, with the stem having a spider, turtle, & buffalo head to protect the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin from being stolen again…but, what was actually passed to Andrew from Martha, & onto Fools Crow & his Uncle, Nicolas Black Elk remained the same, the Standing Buffalo facing the bowl with the lightening bolts at the feet of the Buffalo on the bowl…Black Elk was concerned, because of his accurate discription in Black Elk Speaks gave the correct discription, which made the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin vunerable to being stolen yet again, so the discription was changed to protect It from the US Government & their agents, the American Indian Movement.
  • What I have is what Fools Crow had George Bryant/Standing Eagle make a template copy from (from the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin I have), then from that template he made the 14 Cannunpas for the Seven Council Fires Council (one for each, a man & a woman from each of the 7 tribes) were made from. Then, what I carry was returned to Standing Eagle, and It was repaired by cutting the bowl from the standing buffalo, then making the bowl replaceable….It was to be used in large ceremony, where many people smoke at one time…it is easy for the bowl to crack from the heat. But, it is like taking communion, and no one should be refused, unless they have blood on their hands. This was to ensure this piece of the Cannunpa, the lightening bolts at the feet of the Standing Buffalo, would remain with us for all time….to be used for the good of all mankind. That is why White Buffalo Calf Pipe Woman taught us to make them from catlinite…..she knew what she brought us would deteriorate over time….
  • Now, what happened to Cannunpas Martha carried no longer remains a mystery…..the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin was passed to Andrew Dupris and his wife, as Wilbur let them use his car to fetch It from Green Grass in fall of 1936….Andrew Dupris passed It to a spiritual man of the Lakota…which was Fools Crow under the guidance of his Father & his Uncle, Nicolas Black Elk….my personal thoughts & opinion on this now are, Fools Crow took It to Canada to return the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin to the vortex, & to the Council Stones, of the Seven Council Fires at Turtle Mountain…..Manitoba….and, from this point, the description changed to the design I carry to protect It, (Black Elk Speaks came out about this time) and, the Cannunpas Standing Eagle carved for Fools Crow by Standing Eagle…..there is proof at Pipestone these two men, Fools Crow & Standing Eagle had more contact than previously thought, and eyewitness accounts from the Manitoba Sioux Valley Tetuwan-Sioux that Fools Crow was there with the Cannunpa I carry, after Martha Bad Warrior died in Oct 1936 is accurate

Medicine men Frank Fools Crow and John Fire Lame Deer at the sun dance.                                    © Looking Back Woman

JL: Does the common Lakota people man or woman have a right to ask or see this Cannunpa or is this against the Lakota religion and traditions to enquire about these sacred things?

  • LBW: Martha stated It was for the good of all mankind, this is why AIM destroyed Marthas image & took over Riegerts trailer home during the Seige of Wounded Knee…..Marthas true teachings which to me means all people are welcome to participate in praying with the Cannunpa Wakan….if also would mean they would be able to see and touch It to smoke It, eh? This is completely different than what is being taught today by AIM……When things are hidden & secret, they are easily manipulated.
JL: Do you know  of anyone who has seen Arvol Looking Horse’s Canunpa or has photographed it recently?
  • LBW: Martha allowed Riegert to photograph the Seven Council Fires Cannunpa, when she gave him the interview….he showed Lucy Looking Horse the photo he took after Martha died, and even though it clearly was Lucy Looking Horse also in the photo with her Mother, Martha and the Seven Council Fires Cannunpa…Riegert said Lucy Looking Horse denied being there or being in the photograph…though, Lucy before her death in 1966 did give the very same photo to Raymond Demallie via her Thin Elk relatives with a changed provenance, (this very photo which was a copyrighted photo of Wilbur Riegerts), & Demallie donated the photo to the Smithsonian with the wrong provenance accompanying it….as it remains in the Smithsonian today & the Smithsonian sells to the public with the wrong information. Riegert, knowing Andrew Dupris had the Canunpa passed to him, asked Lucy Looking Horse to see the Cannunpa Lucy was calling the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin, and you have to remember this is 1964, Lucy asked for a hundred dollars for Riegert to see the Cannunpa. He asked if It had the Spider,Turtle, Buffalo designs on the stem, Lucy said no…they-the Looking Horse family had another Cannunpa now for Ceremony. This is in Riegerts book….

Calvin Dupree holds pipe, (Looking back woman’s father) at the sun dance.        © Looking Back Woman
JL: Do you know if Martha Bad Warrior ever buried the old Canunapa, that was described as a foot long and deteriorating and made out of the buffalos left leg and the ankle bone bowl, 4 scalps, ear etc, that John Fire Lame Deer smoked in the shed with Martha?
  • LBW: My understanding is that is the Buffalo legbone Cannunpa Martha buried around the same time she passed the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin to Andrew Dupris…..It was the one John Fire Lame Deer speaks about seeing…….
  • James Ritchie, archivist from Turtle Mountain researched eyewitness accounts of the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin, and no one has seen it in the possession of the Looking Horse family, (re: watch the Marie Elk Head Utube video to know why) only mention is in Lakota Woman, the book by Mary Crow Dog, Leonard’s (wife?) who wrote about some of the goings on during this time….I consider the source, as Leonard tried to get me to pay him 10,000 to come do ceremony for me…and I never requested a ceremony, or ever even contacted him, he got in touch with me….he did not know who I was, and treated me like one of those newager groupie girls, they were getting to pay big bucks for AIM to come do ceremony/healings.
  • Leonard Crow Dog had lobbied Fools Crow to carry what was passed to my Father…stating it should be a full blood, not a half breed (check out AIMs own blood quantum, very little if any 1st Nation blood)……however, it was my Father’s commitment to his people, he was a Professor of Native Studies at the U of Lethbridge, and he had the proper vision to carry the Cannunpa in 1970….and, Fools Crow wanted It off reserve…but still available to him…and my Father always took It to Fools Crow when he needed it. There was a lot of traffic between Alberta and South Dakota during this time….my Father even got beaten up in Sheridan, Wyoming…and was really hurt, because he said it was a couple of the AIM guys he danced with between 1970-1975…..
  • Fools Crow refused Crow Dog, because he did not want the AIM urban militant domestic terrorist faction to control our Spiritual Legacy….he saw the sickness….and he saw the future of what would happen…he did his best to prevent it by conducting those WBCPC & Sun Dances 1970-1975…and passing the “Staff of Power” back to the women, but the men refused to recognize the transfer…..and now AIM are our so-called Spiritual Elders….though AIM is not, for they have the blood of the innocent on their hands, which is against Tetuwan Lakota protocols & teachings!

JL: When you speak of Fools Crow and your Father not wanting the AIM urban militant domestic terrorist factor to control the Lakota Spiritual Legacy. Frank Fools Crow saw the sickness AIM would bring to the people and the negative influences AIM would bring to the future generations. What did he mean by sickness? 

  • LBW: The abused became the abusers….Fools Crow saw AIMs exploitation of Lakota ceremonies & the faux Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin that is supposed to be carried by Arvol Looking Horse, saw AIM burn the Tetuwan Lakotas own spiritual history at Wounded Knee, & in D.C. and, eventually Frank Fools Crow & Katie’s own home was burned in 1973 also, it was in retaliation for NOT allowing AIM to control the authentic Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin….Fools Crow lost most of his regalia, and I am sure his special medicines he used to heal…..He and Katie were gone from home at the time…..good reading into the mind of Fools Crow, & how he did what he was able to do in his ceremonies is shared by Thomas E. Mails, he wrote two books on Fools Crow….and, one on the Hopi Prophecies….At the time Mails wrote the Hopi Prophecies, the Hopi still had their stone tablets, which now are said to be lost, with Leonard Crow Dog saying he has the one for the Red Race, Which I do not believe….Just make sure the book you aquire of Wisdom & Power, does not have the intro or foreward written by Russell Means…that reprint would be corrupted by the influences of AIM.
  • I say these things because I knew these men, I saw what they did during these times…..I was ground zero, even though I was not right there in South Dakota, (AIM stayed with me on the Trail of Broken Treaties fall of 1972 on their way to D.C in Spokane)……had I been there, with the strength I have about being a woman, being equal to a man…..I’d have ended up like Anna Mae (who was found murdered in 1976 on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and became a martyr for American Indian civil rights)… it was,these peopleshould never have entered the arbor the following year, dancing again with my Father, during this series of Ceremonies Fools Crow conducted. You are to have lived a good life, not lying, cheating, stealing, or taking life……to dance, and this clearly was not the case with these guys. I have an interview with a former follower of Crow Dog, she tells me, when the Cannunpa was dug up, and Fools Crow sent someone to Crow Dog’s Paradise for them to come over to view It, none of AIM felt they were worthy….and, they-AIM stayed away….as they stay away today, because AIM fears the power of the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin! I have the letter from Crow Dog apprentice, Mary Thunder somewhere, I can share it with you…

Anna May Aquash was a Mi’kmaq activist from Nova Scotia, Canada who became one of the most active and prominent female members of the American Indian Movement (AIM) during the early 1970s. She was found murdered in 1976 on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and became a martyr for American Indian civil rights.

JL: How did your own path come about of being the Keeper?
  • LBW: I believe it was a path for me to follow…..I’ll explain, after Father died….I had the Cannunpa up on top of a freestanding wardrobe overlooking the lake…..out of the bundle….It said it was tired of being wrapped up…so I set It on top to oversee all the goings on over Kootenay Lake overlooking at the Grandfather clouds over the lake & the mountains….and the eagles that hunted the Kokanee, landlocked salmon. Well, one day It jumped off…I had It secured, but It wanted to be moved. I moved her downstairs on my desk..still overlooking the lake. A few days later, I had a visitor, his name was Dan. He came in to sell me advertisement space in his tourist guide of things to do in the Kootenays…when he saw the Cannunpa on my desk. He said, “My friend James Ritchie would be very interested in seeing that…he is an archivist from Turtle Mountain.” Well, he had James call me, and we spoke many times about Bill Moncur, a white guy…that was given the Council Stones to protect by the Lakota, and made hunka…..James could not get him to reveal the whereabouts of the Stones….Bill was 90+, and was beginning to fail….
  • You see, if I had not been a Heyoka…grave consequences would have occured, however I & the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin, are very much alive & well today!
  • That is only possible, because I am doing the will of Creator, the Tetuwan Ancestors, & what Frank Fools Crow set into motion…when he named me HakiktaWin.
  • I asked James, have you offered him tobacco? I said the Hunoup speaking Holy Men of the Bear Medicine Societies would have taught him our customs…they had made him Hunka! For an Elder to share with you, you need to pass him tobacco…it is a sign of respect, and understanding of the ways. So, James goes back to Bill Moncur…hands him tobacco…and he tells James everything…including the location of the Stones…concreted into a wall in his driveway….
  • In 2002, I put the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin and the Council Stones together again after nearly a hundred years….and from there we have learned a lot about how it all ties together…..
  • James has played a major part as historian/archivist in recording my Dupree-Dupris-Dupuis family history & linage, and how the Dupree family ties into the White Buffalo Calf Prophesy….he has a file a foot thick after all these years, and much has come to pass, that I shared with James early on. He has it all recorded, and Turtle Mountain in Manitoba, on the 49th parrel, on the medicine line…is a vortex, that is why there were the medicine wheels there upon the heritage landscape. That is what the cone designs on the Cannunpa bags/bundles mean…”What is in the heavens is here on earth, and what’s here on earth is in the heavens.”
  • This is where Fools Crow went when he tried to rebuild the Seven Council Fires after Martha Bad Warrior died in 1936, by having those 14 Standing Buffalo facing the bowl Cannunpas made by Standing Eagle….and without the signature of Standing Eagle, we would not have had anything to bring us full circle to Pipestone, and the Keepers of the Sacred Tradition of Pipemaking. Standing Eagle’s apprentice verified what I had been told…..they came all the way out to the Westcoast to see for themselves the Cannunpa, and they were satisfied it is as I say…the President of Keepers went one step further, and I am so glad he did…he went around to all the old carvers still working the quarry…and asked about Martha’s Cannunpa design, and what they knew to be the truth about the Buffalo Calf Pipe…he was sent a packet from a very old Elder carver…in the packet was Wilbur A. Riegert’s book with the same information. This is how the medicine works, eh?
  • Had I not a been heyoka…and did the opposite, by taking the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin out of the Bundle to breathe…..I’d never have learned what I have as far as the authenticity of my research….and, the ability to expose the contradictions & lies of Arvol Looking Horse fraud. We now know what has transpired since Martha passed the catlinite Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin to Andrew Dupris, & Andrew on to Frank Fools Crow, & his Uncle, Nicolas Black Elk….and, also that AIM tried to destroy the Seven Council Fires Cannunpa…they mistakenly thought was the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin.

This picture was painted by Charles Bird King, 1824.

Sleepy Eyes (Eshtahumbah) was born near present-day Mankata, Minnesota, and died at Roberts Couty, South Dakota.
Sometimes given as a Warrior and sometimes as a Chief, Sleepy Eyes was a member of the 1824 Sioux delegation to Washington led by Chief Little Crow. His name can be found on the Prairie du Chien treaties of 19 August 1825 and 15 July 1830 and the 30 November 1836 St. Peters Treaty.
Born in 1780 at Swan Lake in Nicollet County, Chief Sleepy Eyes (ish-Tak-Ha-Ba) was said to be a kind and friendly person, large, muscular, six feet two inches tall.

JL: What are these 7 Council Fires Councils?
  • LBW: The Seven Council Fires would be of the Lakota/Nakota/Dakota, the Council Stones represent this governing body that was in place until Chief Sleepy Eye died without a successor during the Indians Wars.  It was never reestablished, because of the genocide occurring…it was Fools Crows dream to reestablish it to govern the use of the Cannunpa Wakan-Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin…hence the 14 Buffalo Calf Cannunpas Fools Crow commissioned Standing Eagle to make….one for a man and one for a woman of each of the Seven, under the banner of the Seven,
  • there are 32 sub-bands. It would be the responsibility of the 14, appointed by their commitment to community service and lifestyle, to attend to the needs and concerns of the 32 sub-bands.
  • It would be the democratic process we had in ancient times…like when the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin (in approx. 1550) came to the people.
JL: Going back to what you said earlier about Sacred ceremonies and money. Why shouldn’t a modern day medicine man/woman, or a Keeper of the original Sacred Cannunpa, charge $10,000, or 150 per head, for conducting these sacred pipe ceremonies?
  • LBW: It comes from the Creator…..the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin, the accompanying ceremonies and teachings, he did not charge us…but, Creator did leave instruction on how we were to teach others & protocols of using the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin….and that did not include charging for ceremony or paying to pray! If people have noticed, nowhere do I charge for anything I share & educate people against exploitation of the Sacred, nor do I charge anyone who comes to me in a respectful manner to be healed by the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin.
  • It is ok to take care of the spiritual persons travel expenses, associated with his accepting your filled Cannunpa, for a healing….
  • The other (Leonard Crow Dog), charging 10,000, should be associated with a speaking engagement, not ceremony….but they’ve (AIM) mixed it all up, and together. There are real medicine people, who will do nothing like that…like Pete Catches Jr, and Godfrey Chipps was recognized by Lame Deer, as having the ability, unfortunately that ability has been misused & he is currently incarcerated….there is a huge difference between education and exploitation….What needs to be understood, if you misuse your gift from Creator, you & your Oyate will suffer the consequences.

JL:  Has your speaking out now have something to do with the fulfillment of the 7th Generation Prophecy?

  • LBW: This is the feeling of those who write me, I feel we have a wonderful opportunity to embrace one another through the teachings WBCP Winyan brought to us, with the Cannunpa Wakan. We Tetuwan Lakota don’t want just a figure head, representing what the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin used to mean…..I want the power of the Cannunpa used for the good of mankind and Mother Earth….we need to make a decision as people, if we want a future for our children…because, it isn’t looking too good for them. Desire for money, celebrity & fame is the reason….we are killing ourselves over our desire for material wealth. We are allowing someone outside ourselves….to decide what is important for us as people…we can’t eat money, we can’t breath money….we can’t drink money, period. We need to change how we think, and how we create our reality…

JL:  What are your thoughts on the recent birth of the white Buffalo calf and what does this mean to you as the authentic Keeper of the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin?

  • LBW: There has been many white buffalos born since the birth of Miracle……we are being given a second chance…..and if we unite collectively in purpose and intent, following the Teachings WBCPW brought to us, and we use the Cannunpa as instructed, and we acknowledge responsibility for our desire for money over the Creator’s will…and do something about it now…we may change the course of events that threaten Mother Earth. Every person who carries a Cannunpa should be filling that Cannunpa for the illness that Mother Earth is enduring….when she suffers, we suffer….we and it, is all connected…if something is lost though our thoughtlessness, and we create an imbalance….there is an imbalance in all things….and we are there now.

JL: What do you think is the solution to all this Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin controversy and conflict?

  • LBW: Look at this…..
  • Proclamation Regarding The Keeping of The Sacred Pipe, this would not have occured if I, HakiktaWin had not come forward with the truth about the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin, however it is too bad the Lakota still believe Arvol Looking Horse has the Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin…it is obvious, they have not viewed Marie Elk Head Fiddlers Utube video of May 2, 2009.
  • Whereas, a meeting was convened by the Sicangu Lakota Grass Roots Oyate on October 21st, 2006, on the Rosebud Sioux Tribe Reservation in South Central South Dakota, whereby approximately 100 people were in attendance from the Lakota, Dakota, Nakota Oyate which included Naca Itahcan Ominiciye, Traditional Chiefs and Headsmen, Treaty councils, Tetuwan Sioux Nation Treaty Council, Spiritual leaders and other organizations and lineal descendants of our chiefs, elders and First Ladies of our Nation,
  • Whereas, it was demonstrated at that meeting that the current said Keeper(s) of the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe have used It as a fund-raising tool for personal causes and financial gain,
  • Whereas, it was demonstrated that the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe which was given to the People as an instrument of peace, healing and understanding, has been used instead to promote the interests of the Keeper(s) without regard for the People,
  • Whereas, the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe has been kept secret and not used in public Sacred ceremony for the benefit of the People as it was intended and has traditionally been employed since it was entrusted to the People,
  • Whereas, the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe has been employed by the Keeper(s) as a symbol of authority for pronouncements and activities which have caused strife among the People, man against man, man against woman, woman against woman, and woman against man, against to the teachings of The White Buffalo Calf Woman and the Sacred purposes of the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe, and
  • Whereas, it has been and is amply demonstrated that only continued controversy, strife and ill feelings will accrue if the current holder(s) of the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe continue to carry the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe,
  • Be it Resolved, that the holder(s) of the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe be apprised that the People no longer wish the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe to be carried in this way, disrespectful to the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe, the ways of the Lakota, Dakota Nakota Oyate, and the right principles and laws taught and respected by the People, and
  • Be it further Resolved, that it is the desire, will and instruction of the People that a new holder be chosen to carry the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe who will be respectful of It, Its purposes, uses and intents, reflecting the ways of the Lakota, Dakota Nakota Oyate in a good way without any hint of disrespect, and free from personal financial or other interest save dedication to right keeping, and
  • Be it further Resolved, that is shall be the duty of the Naca Itahcan Ominiciye, Traditional Chiefs and Headsmen, Treaty councils, Tetuwan Sioux Nation Treaty Council, Spiritual leaders and other organizations and lineal descendants of our chiefs, elders and First Ladies of our Nation, to choose a suitable keeper to ensure the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe is carried in the right way, accessible to the People and prominently used in Sacred Ceremony, as intended and instructed by the While Buffalo Calf Woman, and
  • Be it further Resolved that should the Naca Itahcan Ominiciye, Traditional Chiefs and Headsmen, Treaty councils, Tetuwan Sioux Nation Treaty Council, Spiritual leaders and other organizations and lineal descendants of our Chiefs, Elders and First Ladies of our Nation, meeting on the Rosebud Sioux Tribe Reservation in South Central South Dakota, choose to not take action by a designated date, or by choosing an interim Keeper of the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe until the matter is finally decided, that it shall be the right and duty of the Lakota, Dakota, Nakota Oyate, including Spiritual leaders and other organizations and lineal descendants of our Chiefs, Elders and First Ladies of our Nation, Ehankehan omniciye kte lo, meeting in traditional way, to settle the issue for the Seven Counci l Fires of the People and present themselves for keeping the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe, taking physical custody of  the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe and ensuring It is kept in the right way….

Please note: If you intend to take physical custody with what  Arvol Looking Horse says he has, you will not have the original Pte Hincala Cannunpa Kin, Mitakuye Yapi!


Marie Elk Head Fiddler speaks truth on White Buffalo Calf Pipe




Extracted from above Interview

“LBW: Martha stated It was for the good of all mankind, this is why AIM destroyed Marthas image & took over Riegerts trailer home during the Seige of Wounded Knee…..Marthas true teachings which to me means all people are welcome to participate in praying with the Cannunpa Wakan….if also would mean they would be able to see and touch It to smoke It, eh? This is completely different than what is being taught today by AIM……When things are hidden & secret, they are easily manipulated.”

Below is posted on Republic of Lakota site, by  Russell Means

I, Chief Arvol Looking Horse, 19th Generation Keeper of the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe, would like to thank all the People that attended this historic ‘Protection of Ceremonies’ meeting.

• Bernard Red Cherries – Northern Cheyenne Nation – Northern Cheyenne Arrow Priest and Elk Society Headsman
• Tweety Little Bird– Northern Cheyenne Nation – Northern Cheyenne Elk Horn Scraper Society
• Lee Pedro – Southern Arapahoe Nation – Southern Arapahoe Rabbit Man (Holy Man)
• Dave Chief – Ogallala Nation – Lakota Spiritual Leader
• Dave Swallow – Ogallala Nation – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Kevin Horse Looking – Ogallala Nation – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Floyd Hand – Ogallala Nation – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Silo Black Crow – Ogallala Nation – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Sam Moves Camp – Ogallala Nation – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Chris Leith – Prairie Island Dakota Community – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Gaylen Drapeau Sr. – I-hank-to-wa (Yankton Sioux) Nation – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Gaylen Drapeau Jr. – I-hank-to-wa (Yankton Sioux) Nation – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Ambrose Little Ghost – Spirit Lake Dakota Nation – Dakota Spiritual Leader
• Calvin Medicine Bear First – Assinoboine Nakota Nation – Nation Spiritual Leader
• Leonard Crow Dog – Si-c’an-g’u Rosebud Sioux Nation – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Roy Stone Sr. – Si-c’an-g’u Rosebud Sioux Nation – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Ned Medcalf – Si-c’an-g’u Rosebud Sioux Nation – Interpretor/advisor
• Leon Red Dog – Hoh’-wo-ju Cheyenne River Sioux Nation – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Steve Vance – Hoh’-wo-ju Cheyenne River Sioux Nation – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Francis Yellow – Hoh’-wo-ju Cheyenne River Sioux Nation – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Jacob Sanderson – Cree Nation Canada – Medicine Bundle Keeper
• Kevin Ta-c’an – Sioux Valley Manitoba Dakota Nation – Dakota Spiritual Leader

On March 8th and 9th, Spiritual Leaders and Bundle Keepers of the Lakota, Dakota, Nakota Nation, Cheyenne Nation and Arapahoe Nation were called together to discuss the protection from the abuse and exploitation of our ceremonies. The meeting was held at the Cultural Center in Eagle Butte, South Dakota, hosted by the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe. I would also like to acknowledge the financial donation from the Prairie Island Dakota Community.

Discussions in the meeting included the molestation taking place in ceremony, indecent mockery, mixing of new age beliefs, charging for ceremonies and death, which was never heard of before in our ancient ceremonial history. There was also discussion of the use of other “medicines” (drugs) in and around our ceremonies. When the White Buffalo Calf Woman brought the Sacred Bundle, she instructed that only those with a pure mind and heart should touch the C’anupa. The ceremonies in question, in reference to all the Plains Tribes, were the I-ni-pi (Purification Ceremony), Wi-wanyang-wa-c’i-pi (Sundance Ceremony) and Han-ble-c’i-ya (vision quest) Sacred Rites.

We put out notice in the newspapers, native radio stations and also contacted people through the phone. I offered prayers for the safe journey of the People to this very important historic meeting. Those that could not attend, I acknowledge their prayers for a good outcome for our concerns.

After long discussion and testimonies of the concerns and issues, it was decided that it would be up to me, as the Keeper of the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe to make a decision. It was good to feel the beginning of a Unity amongst our People. This has been my concern for many decades, especially now, when we are facing an oncoming war. We need to stand strong with our ceremonies!

I will state what the decision is and also explain the reasons. I will state the protocols to our Seven Sacred Rites, which were passed down to me when I became the next Keeper at the age of 12 years old. These protocols are traditional knowledge passed down through our oral history and need to be brought back to strengthen our ‘Ho-c’o-ka’ (our sacred alters) once again.

I will also address the areas that I cannot be involved in. My responsibility is the Seven Sacred Rites.

It was decided, from March 9th, 2003 and forward, there will be no non-Natives allowed in our sacred Ho-c’o-ka (our sacred alters) where it involves our Seven Sacred Rites. The only protection with this decision in Government law; is that only enrolled members can carry an eagle feather. In all the Seven Sacred Rites, there has always been the understanding of earning and a requirement of an eagle feather while participating in these Rites. The eagle feather stands for Indigenous knowledge and guidance in our spiritual ways.

• The Wi-wanyang-wa-c’i-pi (Sundance Ceremony): The only participants allowed in the center will be Native People. The non-Native people need to understand and respect our decision. If there have been any unfinished commitments to the Sundance and non-Natives have concern for this decision; they must understand that we have been guided through prayer to reach this resolution. Our purpose for the Sundance is for the survival of the future generations to come, first and foremost. If the non-Natives truly understand this purpose, they will also understand this decision and know that by their departure from this Ho-c’o-ka (our sacred alter) is their sincere contribution to the survival of our future generations.

• Please understand the Wi-wanyang-wa-c’i-pi Ceremony is not only taking place in the center (Ho-c’o-ka) with the dancers. The ceremonial participation also depends on all the supporters on the outside of the arbor who should be in prayer. From the gate, to the cook shack, to the fire-keepers, to the supporters around the arbor, to even the moon camp, all people are still a part of this sacred ceremony.

• There should be a preparation of ‘Han-ble-c’i-ya’ (vision quest) before you become a participant of the Sundance.

• We shall go back into this ceremony with the proper protocols before and during the ceremony itself. Only those that have had the dream or direction through a ceremony, in concern of someone’s health, should be dancing. Dancers should be secluded from outside participants, as to not be contaminated by other people’s energy or thoughts. There should be absolutely no food or water during this four-day ceremony. If there are health problems, you should choose a person to finish your commitment. This ceremony is supposed to be for those that believe they can fulfill all required four days of the ceremony.

• Han-ble-c’i-ya (Vision Quest): The vision quest should be only for Native People that have had the dream or vision. This Rite is also for the young men and women that reach the age of 12 years of age.

• I-ni-pi (Purification Ceremony): Those that run this sacred rite should be able to communicate with Tun-ca-s’i-la (our Sacred Grandfathers) in their Native Plains tongue. They should also have earned this rite by completing Han-ble-c’i-ya and the four days and four years of the Wi-wanyang wa-c’i-pi.

• The other four sacred rites of the Hun-ka ka-g’a (Making of a Relative), the Ta-pa kah’-g’o-ya (Throwing of the Sacred Ball), Wi-yan is’-na ti (Womanhood Ceremony) and the Na-g’i glu-ha (Keeping of the Spirit Ceremony), should be only handled by legitimate Lakota, Dakota, Nakota Oyate (People).

• It was also decided only legitimate Lakota, Dakota, Nakota Oyate Medicine Bundle Keepers should handle any other ceremonies that are connected to our Ho-co-ka, such as the Lo-wa-pi and U-wi-pi ceremonies.

• There should be no price tag allowed to participate in any of our Sacred Ceremonies. The only protocol needed for a ceremony is to o-pa-g’i, meaning to offer your C’anupa or offer tobacco that has been prayed with, in which the Medicine Person accepts or not accept if he is not able to assist. Medicine People do need to survive, and if people wish to give a monetary or any other gifts after they receive their help from ceremony, giving it from their hearts, I see no problem with that. We have to have faith that the Grandfathers will provide for our needs to survive in this modern society; whether the gift is money, blankets, food or anything that represents how much they appreciate the help. Some people can afford big gifts, some people cannot. It all balances out.

• My position is only for the Seven Sacred Rites. I cannot dictate to our Medicine People who they allow to attend and support these Rites, in reference to non-Native People. I cannot dictate who they choose to doctor in their ceremonies. I cannot dictate where they travel to doctor.

• I have my own personal feelings on who should be Keepers of our Sacred C’anupa (Pipe). The C’anupa is very sacred and the Keeper should first be given a dream and be of Native decent. This issue should be further discussed in our future meetings. The reason for my feelings is that I am aware the C’anupa has gone out to the International community and has been for sale. I know that most non-Native People do not understand the important protocols or have had the Traditional background to carry this sacred item properly. I am aware of women in their moon and men with blood on their hands (to take ones life intentionally) have been allowed to touch and carry the C’anupa. These serious situations were never to be allowed. I offer thanks to the non-Native People that have returned the C’anupa to our People, after I privately shared my concerns with them. I acknowledge their true sincerity in assisting our Nation to protect the survival of our Traditional way of life on behalf of our future generations. They have helped us bring back honor and respect to our sacred Ho-co-ka and C’anupa.

• There was also discussion of only the Plains Tribal members to participate in the Ho-co-ka of the Wi-wanyang wa-c’i-pi and the Han-ble c’i-ya Ceremonies. In the early 70’s, Chief Fools Crow and my father Stanley Looking Horse decided to allow other Native Nations to participate in these Rites. Their reasons were based on the fact that most Nations have lost their ways through assimilation or lack of Teachers to teach their Indigenous ways. They honored and understood the unity of the First Nations People when different Tribes came to the aid of the Wounded Knee Occupation. I cannot undo their decision out of respect for our Chief and Elder. It has also been in our history that our Ancestors have respectfully shared our ceremonies with other Indigenous Nations.

• The original teachings were that the Pipe Carrier should make their own C’anupa. There was an understanding of the sincere spiritual energy and the traditional values passed down through our bloodlines. All the values of compassion, love, honor, respect and truth are molded into the spiritual life they are creating. I hope that one day the future generations will again pick up this important protocol.

I would like to invite all our Lakota, Dakota, Nakota Nations to the next ceremony when I bring out the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Bundle. The dates in the fall will be announced. During this time we will place the 12 honorable compassionate men to assist in taking care of the concerns of the Sacred C’anupa. We will also discuss the protocols of the need to have a good mind and good heart to be a member of the Societies that will carry out these decisions in a respectful manner.

There will be another Protection of Ceremonies meeting to further discuss and address these serious issues in the future. This meeting will be sponsored by the Cheyenne Nation.

Once again, I thank all those that have offered prayers for these very serious issues to be discussed and handled in a good way.

In the Sacred Hoop of Life, where there is no ending and no beginning!

Mitakuye Oyasin,

Arvol Looking Horse,
19th Generation Keeper of the Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe

LBW – Responses to Green Grass Proclimation , Received March 15,2003

Note: In the proclamation, Arvol starts  with ” i ” , as in all me.



Influenced to Live

May 31, 2012


I walk with Creation. I may be disheartened and I may yell out in rage but that is to let out the stuff that could lead me to unleash that darkness that is in all of us. ~Zhaawinoogequay~

What is it to stand alone and look back at  your distant past and remember what is to be human, only to understand there is nothing anyone can do to correct the wrongs imposed that stripped identity through assimilation?

Not being part of this group or that group, this nation or that nation, you are fortunate and honored if creation places you with a  keeper, a protector like that of the natural environment your growth occurred within. A source to ancient voices such as Woman of  South Winds, Keeper of Storms who’s ancestry ties directly back to your far away home and families of the north.  Today no different than yesterday and tomorrow, I will continue to stand with a Keeper of Storms.




I stand Alone with Z, a Woman of the South Winds, and take back something worth remembering.


“Fire. Passion. Water. Birth. We started from fire of passion between two rhythmic breathing. Two into One. The water drum nurtured us until our spirit fire became strong to burn alone.” ~Z~

Under the Last Star

by: Zhaawinoogequay



At what point does LaTortue cease being LaTortue?

May 31, 2012

In my mind, there is no doubt Vern is being used big time for quite a few different reasons, with hopes someone can still reach him so that he can step back a bit to re-evaluate the occurrences, with hopes Vern will “see” the who’s & what’s & why’s of what is occurring.

Vern needs to understand where this campaign is going with some people and directly address those with the attitudes expressed below.

Talk on Rapid City , SD Rally for Vern at blogspot radio


51:29, Naomi’s brother? speaks up

monday could have been so much more, when people started to voice their outrage they were silenced by people within the protest, as if they were working with the police to keep things quiet , shut down by people within the protest, security, organizes of the protest.


just when there was some strong folks that got out in front of the crowd, they were pointing at the police, and hospital, expressing angers …. Someone from within the protest said be quite be peaceful and respectful and then brought out a drum and sang,  if this was real they would use the power of song to motivate the people for action instead they used those songs to pacify people.

**** Using the power of song to maintain peace and respect is not real because it deters  the spirit from moving toward unrest ?

1:00 :17

the police list crowds in different ways, you have a peaceful crowd, you have an angry crowd, then you have a mob and then you have a riot. the police manage crowds to keep them in a peaceful mode so that the crowd can not accomplish anything. Our crowd was starting to evolve into something that had more power and they shut it down.

**** A peaceful mode is not more powerful than one that invokes fear through the intent of violence ?

1:05 :00 Leo speaks

racism is integrated here in SD, and if a doctor has the audacity to do such a thing to one of our Lakota elders, it’s as if he already knows he is going to be protected. we have KKK in everywhere, police, lawyers, we have KKK obviously in our hospitals

1:06 :52 (host speaks? , man who created the red man march)

do you hear that America, we are angry, we are mad, and I agree we need to stand up no matter what the cost , some of us are going to have to sacrifice, some of us are going to have to suffer and i don’t care, what is our life for, what is the circle for, we are in the circle, and we need to create  the voice and the vision … rant,rant,rant, we are the ones that need to make the change in the world for indigenous people.

**** The Circle is to create a I don’t care voice and vision for invoking fear and violence to change the world for indigenous people ?

2:04:20, Leo speaks

I am looking for a lot more different results for the next protest, 6 weeks to next protest, we need security to raise the moral of the people, we need people inside the crowd to get others out on the parking lot, we should have our elders, grandmothers out front, to be able to walk all the way up to the hospital and be face to face with the cops, when the media gets a hold of that grandmothers face to face with the cops , thats when people realize this situation is critical.

older man talk show host;  i have to take my hat off to the young people for that.

**** Jepordizing the safety of  Grandmothers and Elders,  using them as shields for an angry mob,  is whats needed to bring out awareness ?

(end of extracted audio comments)


Back in 1972 AIM used school children to vandalize the museum and trading post of Wounded Knee, afterwards AIM adult membership did the same thou at a much higher degree of destruction and theft, while they declared the assaulted as “White Racists” , who in reality were family of Anishinabe ancestry.

1973 , One year later AIM occupied Wounded Knee under the pretense it was for the concerns of treatment by the tribal government towards the Lakota people. AIM upon entering one of the most sacred sites of the Lakota assaulted family of 1st nations people, AIM then directed their assault towards the US government that responded as per their obligations.

DeJa` Vu,

Here we are 40 years later and again the “White Racist” card is being is being thrown out again with the inclusion of the Ku Klux Klan and a assumed Hate Crime.

If people nurture this current “Hate Campaign” and it escalates to another military conflict, when all is done a new phase of the termination policies will have been achieved.

That is to say, if the b.s of 1973 WK2 occurs in these times of government policies for terrorist acts and indefinite detention acts, Homeland Security will step in and take total control of Sovereignty.

It will be too late for people to say we do not support the AIM militant mentalities of vultures that are feeding on traditions, culture & ancestry.

All that will be left of the Sovereignty is borders on a map that represent a skeleton, a skeleton of the nations and the spirit that resided within to be named Poverty Point, even thou some spirits seem to carry on.


For the Youth,  be cautious what you feed the fire

When you find your Star …. Remember Who You Are  ~SteppinWolf~

This campaign  needs to take AIM and all affiliation with military brotherhoods and  Peltier or other so called political prisoners out of the mix.  The campaign is not about flag waving and flashing banners for them, it is about treatment of 1st nations people and should be a representation of 1st nations people without the b.s flags and banners.

Note: Vulture in the writing  relates to Carencro, a town in Cajun country named from the  Ishak language (southern ancestry), corruption from carecros   (carrin crow with red head) who carries the spirit of flesh to the  after world. I feel like going off on a  tangent about LaTortue (The Turtle) or Nezpique (Tattooed nose) ancestry from  Bayou Queue de Tortue and Bayou Nezpique (lands of Nementou)  of the Sunrise People who were exploited and how  tradition and way of living is practically non-existent today as a result of  corrupted  vultures  that are  self serving , thou I will save their memories for another day.

May 31, 2012

donc, il est ce qu’il est, AIM, (Consequently AIM, it is what it is)

don’t miss the comments, really good discussions

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You know, I have a real problem with non indigenous people who give themselves what they think are “Indian” names and then assume it is an entitlement to tell the rest of us what traditions and culture are about. I have a problem with all that crystal waving and the pay to sweat and dance crowd-with all their “spirit guides”, pipes that came from the Dollar Store passed on to them by some questionable “elder”, and that being  a lithe warrior or some buxomIndian babe in a past life.

I have a problem with one’s such as these attempting to tell us what to believe and what not to believe, that because the blood speaks louder to us than to them and we don’t jump on their cause celebre band wagon they take it as license to call us every invictive they can think of and make a career…

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Authentic AIM Belly Dancers

May 29, 2012

UN Report on combating violence against Indigenous Women and Girls – 16 May 2012

“Throughout the world, indigenous women and girls experience diverse forms of violence due to their marginalization within their own communities, and in society at large. While causing harm on a personal level, this also deters their ability to engage fully in community and societal developments.” , read more

The opening comment of the above article relates directly to how the shAIMster leadership mentality of not being accountable and responsible for actions has allowed people to abuse cultural traits to any degree that fits their desire while they marginalize woman’s character. The same mentality that imposes brute force over woman, leading some of them to believe they are a piece of furniture for men to retire with. Why is it some women will correlate their cultural attributes to sexual, sensual themes. I am thinking it’s a result of violent physiological, sociological  attitudes that force women to believe they are here to serve men.

For example, meet one of the 2009 Sturgis Bike Rally Sexy Barmaids,  she is promoted by Danny Bissonette, Tokala Prints.

Junal Gerlach is a modern-day role model for some of the young women and is a staunch supporter of AIM’s influence and the likes of Banks, Means, Bellcourt, Trudell and the Leo_Nerds. It is obvious she carries the character and mentality traits of their bastardized traditional beliefs.

This woman’s life story is not one of pleasantries, a review shows within her own community and outside she has had to endure extended time spans of abuse from people with the good ol shAIMster mentality while she believed they held her interests in favor. From alcohol and drug abuse, to rape, to beatings her life has been total chaos to include loosing her children. Yet to this day she still supports the brotherhood that shaped and influenced her social setting. It seems the character of that AIM brotherhood never helped her, it only assisted in the degradation of her character. Yet today she still hold it in high regards, perhaps from fear for being ostracized.

Junal Gerlach; AIM Belly Dancer Song lyrics:

She moves her body like a cyclone
And she makes me want to do it all night long
Going hard when they turn the spotlights on
Because she moves her body like a cyclone

Shortie got looks
And shortie got class
Shortie got hips
And shortie got ass
Plus she hit the stage
She drop it down low like
(rew rew rew rew rew rew rew rew)
Ah this is crazy
Its amazing
She must be the way to the ladies.

Another example of traits that AIM has instated, corrupted  traditional values that people have nurtured and cherished resulting in what has been churned  out into the world for children to follow. Until people discard the corrupted values of AIM, it will continue to “deter their ability to engage fully in community and societal developments.”

It appears that Gerlach believes “She must be the way to the ladies” with a parac0l and rouge , thou it definitely is not the way of  Woman.


If people want to relate their identity to that of  the natural world such as a  Cyclone, they should do so in the same manner of the accomplishments by such women as those from Tobique.

Enough is Enough Aboriginal Women Speak Out

 “Enough is Enough Aboriginal Women Speak Out