NoDAPL Rally, Concert and Call to Action: Pictures and Video

Indigenous Iowa and Bold Iowa organized a NoDAPL Rally, Concert and Call to Action on the south steps of the Iowa Capitol on July 1, 2017. Many powerful Native and non-Native speakers shared words of inspiration and music, including classical guitarist, Gabriel Ayala.

Click here for NoDAPL Rally, Concert and Call to Action Photo Album

 

Bold Iowa and Indigenous Iowa Still #NoDapl Summary Video by Rodger Routh

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Gabriel Ayala speaks and plays at NoDAPL rally

Gabriel Ayala speaks at NoDAPL Rally about his experience at Standing Rock, about "having sound canyons used on us . . . my nephew got shot on his leg twice by a rubber bullet."

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 13, 2017

Gabriel Ayala speaks at NoDAPL Rally about his experience at Standing Rock, about “having sound cannons used on us . . . my nephew got shot on his leg twice by a rubber bullet.”

Regina Tsosie at NoDAPL Rally

Regina Tsosie with the Native American Coalition of the Quad Cities opens the July 1 NoDAPL rally with a song.

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 13, 2017

Regina Tsosie with the Native American Coalition of the Quad Cities opens the July 1 NoDAPL rally with a song.

Dave Whiting at NoDAPL Rally

Dave Whiting speaks at July 1 NoDAPL rally.

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 13, 2017

Dave Whiting speaks at July 1 NoDAPL rally.

Donnielle Wanatee at NoDAPL Rally

Donnielle Wanatee speaks at July 1 NoDAPL rally, introduced by Dave Whiting.

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 13, 2017

Donnielle Wanatee, a Meskwaki leader, speaks at July 1 NoDAPL rally, introduced by Dave Whiting.

Janet Coester at NoDAPL Rally

Janet Coester speaks at July 1 NoDAPL Rally. This is the first part of Janet's speech, with introduction by Christine Nobiss

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 20, 2017

Janet Coester speaks at July 1 NoDAPL Rally. This is the first part of Janet’s speech, with introduction by Christine Nobiss.

Gabriel Ayala speaks at NoDAPL Rally

Gabriel Ayala speaks at July 1 NoDAPL Rally.

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 13, 2017

Gabriel Ayala speaks at July 1 NoDAPL Rally.

Lakasha Touches Lightning, Dave Whiting and Gabriel Ayala drum…

Lakasha Touches Lightning, Dave Whiting and Gabriel Ayala drum and sing at July 1 NoDAPL rtally.

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 13, 2017

Lakasha Touches Lightning, Dave Whiting and Gabriel Ayala drum and sing at July 1 NoDAPL Rally.

Lakasha Touches Lighting speaks in Des Moines

Lakasha Touches Lightning has been one of the key leaders at Little Creek Camp. He speaks at the July 1 NoDAPL rally.

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 13, 2017

Lakasha Touches Lighting speaks at July 1 NoDAPL Rally.

Gabriel Ayala at Iowa State Capitol NoDAPL rally

Such incredibly beautiful and powerful music shared by Gabriel Ayala at the July 1st NoDAPL rally! Des Moines and Iowa are honored by your visit and by your witness against the Dakota Access pipeline.

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 13, 2017

Gabriel Ayala at Iowa State Capitol NoDAPL Rally.

Ako Abdul-Samad at NoDAPL Rally

Ako Abdul-Samad speaks at July 1 NoDAPL Rally, with introduction by Ed Fallon.

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 20, 2017

Ako Abdul-Samad speaks at July 1 NoDAPL Rally.

Chris Truitt on Iowa Water Quality

Chris Truitt speaks about Iowa water quality at the July 1 NoDAPL Rally.

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 20, 2017

Chris Truitt speaks on Iowa water quality at July 1 NoDAPL Rally.

Christine Nobiss at NoDAPL Rally

Christine Nobiss speaks at July 1 NoDAPL Rally.

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 20, 2017

Christine Nobiss speaks at July 1 NoDAPL Rally.

Ed Fallon at NoDAPL Rally

Ed Fallon speaks at July 1 NoDAPL Rally.

Posted by Fallon Forum on Thursday, July 13, 2017

Ed Fallon speaks at July 1 NoDAPL Rally.

Gabriel Ayala!

Posted by Ed Fallon on Thursday, July 20, 2017

Gabriel Ayala unplugged at July 1 NoDAPL Rally.