STANDING WITH MOTHER EARTH
DENNIS BANKS & ROBBY ROMERO
Los Angeles, CA: On the eve of Mother Earth Day UCLA American Indian Studies Center presents "Standing With Mother Earth" with Dennis Banks and Robby Romero. Special guests include Raye Zaragoza (singer songwriter) with opening blessings by Tongva elder, Gloria Arellanes.
The event is open to the public and will be held at UCLA Haines Auditorium A18 on Friday, April 21, 2017, 5-7pm.
On April 22, 2009, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed April 22 International Mother Earth Day. Bolivia's Indigenous President Evo Morales Ayma commended members of the world body who had “taken a historic stand for Mother Earth”.