Onondaga Nation http://wrvo.org en Public can soon comment on Solvay amphitheater project along Onondaga Lake http://wrvo.org/post/public-can-soon-comment-solvay-amphitheater-project-along-onondaga-lake <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This summer, environmental questions will be heard surrounding the construction of a new amphitheater on the old </span>Solvay<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> waste beds along </span>Onondaga<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Lake. A draft environmental impact statement surrounding the project will soon be up for review.</span></p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:53:48 +0000 Ellen Abbott 57197 at http://wrvo.org Public can soon comment on Solvay amphitheater project along Onondaga Lake Onondaga Nation files human rights petition over land claims http://wrvo.org/post/onondaga-nation-files-human-rights-petition-over-land-claims <p></p><p>With its domestic options exhausted, the Onondaga Indian Nation has taken its land claim case to an international commission.</p><p>It’s been six months since the <a href="http://wrvo.org/post/onondaga-nation-will-take-land-claim-international-courts" target="_blank">U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear</a> the Onondaga’s claim to 2.6 million acres of land in central New York. In the lawsuit first filed in 2005, the nation says land was illegally taken from it in the 18th and 19th centuries.</p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:14:08 +0000 Ryan Delaney 54307 at http://wrvo.org Onondaga Nation files human rights petition over land claims Onondaga Nation will take land claim to international courts http://wrvo.org/post/onondaga-nation-will-take-land-claim-international-courts <p>While the country&#39;s top court has thrown out the challenge, the Onondaga Indian Nation says it will now take its land claim fight to international courts.</p><p>The U.S. Supreme Court rejected the Onondaga&#39;s petition this week to review the dismissal of its long-running lawsuit claiming a massive swath of land running down the middle of New York state.</p><p>The Nation had argued the 4,000 square miles in 11 counties was illegally taken by the state through a series of bogus treaties.</p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 21:25:33 +0000 Ryan Delaney 45742 at http://wrvo.org Oren Lyons and Andy Mager on The Campbell Conversations http://wrvo.org/post/oren-lyons-and-andy-mager-campbell-conversations <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Calibri; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">While the state-level negotiations on the casinos were taking place, another separate process was marking a much longer history of native and non-native relationships—The Two Row Wampum Renewal Campaign.&nbsp; On this week’s edition of the Campbell Conversations, Grant </span>Reeher<span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Calibri; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;"> speaks with </span>Onondaga<span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Calibri; font-size: 15px; line-height: n Sun, 14 Jul 2013 21:15:00 +0000 Grant Reeher 40968 at http://wrvo.org Oren Lyons and Andy Mager on The Campbell Conversations Onondaga Nation crafts canoes for Two Row Wampum campaign http://wrvo.org/post/onondaga-nation-crafts-canoes-two-row-wampum-campaign <p>As the Onondaga Nation prepares for a canoe trip this summer to promote awareness of the Two Row Wampum Treaty, three Onondaga Nation men have gone back to their ancestors for inspiration.</p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 20:32:42 +0000 Ellen Abbott 37392 at http://wrvo.org Onondaga Nation crafts canoes for Two Row Wampum campaign