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Standing On Sacred Ground

Indigenous communities around the world and in the U.S. resist threats to their sacred places-the original protected lands-in a growing movement to defend human rights and restore the environment. In this four-part documentary series, native people share ecological wisdom and spiritual reverence while battling a utilitarian view of land in the form of government megaprojects, consumer culture, and resource extraction as well as competing religions and climate change. Narrated by Graham Greene, with the voices of Tantoo Cardinal and Q'orianka Kilcher, the series exposes threats to native peoples' health, livelihood, and cultural survival in eight communities around the world. Rare . . .
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Monday, Apr 16, 2018 - 5:00 PM    "Pilgrims & Tourists" Around the world, indigenous communities stand in the way of government megaprojects. In the Russian Republic of Altai, traditional native people create their own mountain parks to rein in tourism and resist a gas pipeline that would cut through a World Heritage Site. In northern California, Winnemem Wintu girls grind herbs on a sacred medicine rock, as elders protest U.S. D
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Monday, Apr 16, 2018 - 5:00 PM "Pilgrims & Tourists" (WORLD)
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Monday, Apr 16, 2018 - 6:00 PM "Profit & Loss" (WORLD)
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Monday, Apr 16, 2018 - 10:00 PM "Pilgrims & Tourists" (WORLD)
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Monday, Apr 16, 2018 - 11:00 PM "Profit & Loss" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 - 6:00 AM "Pilgrims & Tourists" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 - 7:00 AM "Profit & Loss" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 - 12:00 PM "Pilgrims & Tourists" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Apr 22, 2018 - 2:00 AM "Pilgrims & Tourists" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Apr 22, 2018 - 3:00 AM "Profit & Loss" (WORLD)
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Monday, Apr 23, 2018 - 5:00 PM "Fire & Ice" (WORLD)
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