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Mt. Ashland Oregon Welcomes Major Snowstorm after ‘First Snows Ceremony’ to end drought

OPINION: Mt. Ashland Oregon welcomed the biggest storm on the West Coast in five years after praying at their 'First Snows Mountain Blessing' ceremony on November 23, 2014, for snow to help end the Pacific Coast drought. Two weeks later, a winter storm drenched the Pacific Coast and covered Mt. Ashland with a beautiful bright blanket of powder, as shown below.
Mt Abram Ski Area

Opinion: $3.4 Trillion ‘Divestments’ can get Ski Areas and Tribes Clean Energy to Extend Snow and Shorelines

Skiers, Youth, Eco Activists, Indigenous, Spiritual Leaders Unite at Paris -- Ways YOU can help NOW Humanity owes a debt of gratitude to 350.org, founded...
How Is Puerto Vallarta Still Standing

Opinion: How Is Puerto Vallarta Still Standing?

OPINION: It was a miracle that Mexico’s jewel, Puerto Vallarta, was not wiped off the map with Patricia’s 220 mph winds on Friday October 23, and not one life was lost. The U.N. reported that “Patricia had accelerated to that of Typhoon Haiyan, which displaced millions of people and left 7,300 dead in the Philippines in 2013.”
Suzy and Iran Queen

How 'The People' Can Beat Iranian-American Peace Drums

ARTICLE: In 1977, fellow Olympic skier Billy Kidd and I had an adventure of a lifetime, skiing with Iranian Queen Farah Diba Pahlavi in their fresh "Persian Powder." It was to promote skiing and goodwill with Iran, made possible by two visionary friends, the popular TV host Barry ZeVan and Iran’s Ambassador to the U.S., Ardeshir Zahedi.
Time to listen to the children - Courtesy: Lisa Montoya

Time to Listen to The Children!

OPINION: It is time to listen to the children who are inheriting this planet to find out what they want, what direction they want...

Indigenous Elders Input Key to Restoring Earth at UN's RIO+20

eNewsChannels COLUMN: On November 1, our Native American Olympic Team Foundation (NAOTF) submitted to the UN its recommendations, including wisdom of Indigenous Elders, for the 2012 Rio+20 Conference, June 21-22. This marks 20 years after the first UN Conference on Sustainable Development, and never in history has there been such a need to work in unity to restore Earth.

Multi-Cultural Ocean and Gulf Healing Ceremonies Applauded by U.N.

eNewsChannels COLUMN: Given the amazing results of many Tribes of the Americas along with groups of diverse cultures performing New Year's ceremonies to heal...

United Nations Launches 2011 Ocean Healing Strategy with Aztecs on New Year's Dawn

PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico /eNewsChannels/ -- 'This New Year's Dawn, 7-8 a.m., Jan. 1, 2011, Mexico's renowned Aztecas, Mayans and Huichols, on behalf of the United Nations, will dance humanity back into our ancient earth-honoring way of being in 2011, at Puerto Vallarta's Los Muertos Pier,' said Olympic skier Suzy 'Chapstick Chaffee, co-chair of Native American Olympic Team Foundation (NAOTF).

Native American Olympic Team Foundation announces Ute/Navajo Blessings Delight Vail's World Cup

VAIL, Colo. /eNewsChannels/ -- On Dec. 4, 2010, renowned Southern Ute/Navajo Elders, Eddie and Betty Box Jr. and their dancer/skiers launched UN's International Mother Earth Day Ceremonies to open Vail's Super G at Beaver Creek, and were blessed with a beautiful day so the races could resume, Native American Olympic Team Foundation announced.

Beijing 8.8.08: 'Blue Sky Olympic Prayer' Guided By Native Americans

TUCSON, Ariz. -- "Members of the Apache Nation extend a gracious gesture of solidarity with all Indigenous Peoples, in inviting our Earth Family to...