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Standing Rock is Everywhere

  • Campbell United Church of Christ 400 West Campbell Avenue Campbell, CA, 95008 United States (map)

Please join #DIVESTSiliconValley and Orchard City Indivisible for an evening with Water Protectors Ben Alex Dupris , Mark Tilsen and Chad Charie - This Tuesday 7:15pm.  
Please consider supporting our Water Protects on their tour by offering a donation of $10 per person. Thank you.

You dont want to miss this!!!

Ben Alex Dupris, Producer, Rauschenberg Grantee
Supported Film: "Oceti Sakowan" (Seven Council Fires) (In production)
Ben-Alex Dupris is an artist from the Colville Indian Reservation in Washingtom State. He directed "The 7th Wave", a documentary about the 2013 Northwest Canoe Journey produced by Chris Eyre. He has produced for Aboriginal Peoples Television Network, Viceland Television show RISE, Indigenous with Stacy Thunder, and Red Ink Magazine. He currenlty lives at the main camp Oceti Sakowen in Standing Rock, North Dakota.  

Mark Tilsen is an Oglala Lakota poet from Porcupine South Dakota. He was at Standing Rock where he served as a non-violent direct action trainer and a police liaison. He acted as a strategist for the camps and now aids the movement by encouraging municipalities and tribes to divest out of banks that fund DAPL.

Chad Charlie is a Water Protector from Ahousaht First Nations. He spent five months in Standing Rock to assist in delaying the Dakota Access Pipeline. When he's not protecting the water, he is a professional comedian and poet who primarily spends his time bringing laughter to indigenous communities. As a comedian Chad was able to utilize his humor as a form of therapy on the frontlines in Standing Rock. Today, he is committed to continuously raising awareness to today's issues and fighting the good fight. Comedian, Poet, Water Protector