No! Crazy Giant Beaver, not the Canadian Parliament building eh! I am here in Ottawa Canada for #oiaf2014 , Ottawa’s international Animation Festival. My film, ‘Aug(de)mented Reality’ will be playing at the international showcase. Come say hi if you are in town too!! I will be selling some original cels and giving away some new hombre_mcsteez Stickers! Also, I will be traveling all month so I can only post 1 animation per week. Stay tuned to my vine for some new loops of my old animations on MWF. Bonjour
A mini documentary on sex trafficking of Native women, with particular focus on Minnesota (Native women & girls are frequently sold on the shipping boats that travel around the Lakes, and have been for decades).
"People don’t see Native American women as humans. They see them as punching bags. Or something novel, like a new toy—it’s fun at first, but afterwards you throw it away." —Sarah El Fakahany, Sexual Assault Advocate at Minnesota Indian Women’s Resource Center
This is very sad, I didn’t know that the Native American women and girls were part of sex trade and prostitution.
it is a very big problem, much bigger than many people realize or want to admit, even among Native communities. if you go to a truck stop anywhere near tribal communities late at night, you will see young Native girls who have been trafficked. Minnesota, Arizona, South Dakota, North Dakota, Montana, Oregon, & Washington are particularly bad. here’s some more resources on sex trafficking of Native women: