2017 Totem Pole Journey: Pacific Northwest

2017 TPJ PNW

Bellingham, WA Send-off
October 12, 2017

From Freddie Lane, Journey videographer: “I’d also like to thank all the tribal members that came by, spoke, gave thanks to our friends and neighbors who stand with us. Especially Thank Beth [Brownfield], Deborah [Cruz], Chief Tsilixw, Councilmen Lawrence Si’alhe-leq, Steamer and Nephew Jay [Julius], Denise, Pastor Charis [Weathers] and all the community that came to witness this historic work to Protect Mother Earth. \•/ Aye Si’am!”

2017 TPJ Bham


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Lummi members Freddie Lane, Jewell James, Candice Wilson, Jay Julius

Vacouver, B.C. Blessing
October 13, 2017

The first stop on the 2017 Totem Pole Journey was in Vancouver, where the Tsleil-Waututh Nation and other relatives are fighting to stop the Kinder Morgan Pipeline. Prayers up.

2017 TPJ Vancouver BC


Seattle, WA Blessing
October 14, 2017

2017 TPJ Seattle

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Tacoma, WA Blessing
October 15, 2017

Vancouver, WA Blessing
October 16, 2017


Portland, OR Blessing
October 17, 2017

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