The Unity ConcertOrchestrated by a coalition of elders of The Great Sioux Nation (the Paha Sapa Unity Alliance), together with various native and non-native allies and environmental and social activists, (and with support from the Center of Sacred Studies), the two-day concert features celebrated Native and Non-Native artists and brings together representatives and spiritual elders from Native American tribes, artists, performers, concerned global citizens, and those on the right side of justice to return the guardianship of the as yet undeveloped parts of the Black Hills to The Great Sioux Nation. Alive with two days of ceremonies and sweat lodges, the event begins with a Wiping Away the Tears ceremony to acknowledge and release the pain of a long and difficult history and to pave the way for us to stand united for Mother Earth, and a shared, peaceful way of life for generations to come.

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