“True Peace is not merely the absence of tension; it is the presence of justice.”...Martin Luther King Jr.

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The River Sidon Peace with Justice Project is located on the main artery of Turtle Island (North America) ~ the Mississippi River ~ in Nauvoo Illinois. Our Mission is to Preserve, Protect, and Restore this area of the Watershed based on the theory of justice derived from Nature rather than the rules of society. As Indigenous Earth Stewards we create a variety of opportunities for both traditional Native American and scientific ecological, cultural and archaeological education and exchange to participants of all ages and nationalities, including conferences, Wisdom Gatherings, workshops, retreats and Sacred Ceremonies.


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This summer Ancient American Magazine and The River Sidon Peace with Justice Project are holding an unprecedented Conference on the Mississippi River in Nauvoo Illinois! After the Conference, we will have an amazing World Wisdom Gathering, ending with the Dance to Heal the Earth. From August 11-13 the “Honoring the Ancestors of Ancient America Conference” will present the lineage teachings of Cherokee, Mohawk, Tongva, MicMac and other Tribal Grandmothers and Grandfathers, in combination with the professional expertise of well known … read more