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January 23, 2020

Breaking the Sacred Hoop

Reeth Memorial Hall, Arkengarthdale Road Reeth North Yorkshire DL11 6QT United Kingdom

An event in association with Sustainable Swaledale

Mike J. Sparrow, local author and creator of a series of novels centred upon the struggle for survival of Native American Indians in the nineteenth century, will be giving a talk about one of the most sustained, but under-recognised, acts of genocide that has ever taken place.

The history of persecution of the North American indigenous peoples provides a salutary lesson to modern-day politics, and the beliefs, traditions and culture of the native tribes provide a poignant reminder of the importance of responsible stewardship of our natural world. The sacred hoop is the circle of life, and representative of the culture of passing knowledge down through the generations