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Join Seeding Sovereignty as we co-host the inaugural Frank LaMere Native American Presidential Forum, August 19-20 at the Orpheum Theater in Sioux City. Our goal is to fill the audience with as many Indigenous people as possible. Sanders, Castro, Williamson, Bullock, Delaney, Warren, Charles, de Blasio, and Klobuchar have accepted the invitation and will answer questions about important issues facing 7 million Native American voters and their families all across the country.

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This event was initiated by Four Directions and in honor of Frank LaMere (1950-2019), a lifelong Winnibego activist and community organizer who made great strides in Sioux City and beyond. It is hosted by Four Directions and the Native Organizers Alliance. 

Co-hosting with Seeding Sovereignty at the forum is the National Congress of American Indians, Native American Rights Fund, Great Plains Tribal Chairman’s Association, Coalition of Large Tribes, Midwest Alliance of Sovereign Tribes, USET Sovereignty Protection Fund, NDN Collective Rocky Mountain Tribal Leaders Council and, Global Indigenous Council.

Sponsoring this event is the Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana, Cherokee Nation, Mille Lac Band of Ojibwe, Movement Voter Project, Tom Rodgers of Carlyle Consulting, Majority Rules PAC, Big Fire Law & Policy Group LLC and Gun Lake Tribe of Potawatomi Indians

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