December 27th, 2009

Following the paths of others

A couple years back, the Rainbow Family had a minor verbal dispute with the Nez Perce, near whose reservation they had held their encampment.  The general idea was the the Rainbow Family were welcome, but that that they should not mistake themselves for First Peoples nor adopt the spiritual practices of First Peoples while remaining ignorant of  the cultural context in which these practices were lived out.Collapse )