Ramona Bennett Receives 2018 Bernie Whitebear Award

Share Tweet Gmail By Frank Hopper May 3, 2018 On March 8, 1970, Ramona Bennett and over 100 Native activists attempted to take over the old, decommissioned Fort Lawton army base in Seattle’s Magnolia neighborhood. Bernie Whitebear, the Colville activist who organized the takeover, wanted the government to give the property to Seattle’s underrepresented urban … Continue reading Ramona Bennett Receives 2018 Bernie Whitebear Award