Some Know As "Marty Boys", The Rouse Case- Native American Indian Yankton Sioux - Collateral Damage And Abuse
The term “collateral damage” first became coined in 1972 by the military. Any damage caused to property or civilians as a result of being in wrong place, wrong time of direct target. However, collateral also means “parallel”. Damages as a result of indirect but parallel connections. Between 1993 and 1994, eleven Yankton Sioux Children were literally ripped from their homes and put into foster care, who also immediately stripped them of their hair, their family and their dignity and made them into child slaves! After a few weeks of abuse these same children were told they could go back home only if they testify that their Uncles sexually molested them. They were told to tell this lie in the courts. Why did the government want these boys behind bars so bad? The family in the past has supported the American Indian Movement and have spoken out about their concerns for their People. Though they may not have been directly involved in the actual Occupation of Wounded Knee, for which AIM if famous for, they became collateral damage for supporting The People. The target!
Jesse and Desmond Rouse, Garfield Feather and Russell Hubbeling are victims of political tactics the US Government and the Bureau of Indian Affairs have employed, to silence the Voice of the Native Indian People. These now grown men have spent the last 18 years in prison and continue to claim their innocence! The collateral damage continues!
Two of the girls who testified against their Uncles have now grown into young women with a shattered childhood of slavery and abuse. They are now courageously coming forward with their stories and the truth behind the whole affair. Yankton Sioux Tribal Council and other legal and authority and political figures are supporting and fighting through the bureaucracy to free these four men of the injustice that was served them. This Rouse Case, better known as the “Marty’s Boys”, is butting up against strong resistance much like the Leonard Peltier case. Though this case is not about murder like the Peltier case, the parallels exist. The target of silencing the Voice sets off rings of energy like that in a pond from a dropped stone. The rings move outward and the collateral damage continues to occur.
It is important to understand that when AIM became a channel for the Native American Indian Voice, the US Government were seeing for the first time the ugly head of a beast that was created by this governing body through the genocide and suppression of the Native Indian Spirit. The US Government was scared as hell! Other Native American Indian support groups popped up everywhere as the Native People took back to their teachings. So the Voice, rather it be AIM or any other group supporting the renewal of the Native Indians, became a target in order to once again suppress freedom thoughts among these Native Peoples.
Hidden in the now well established American soil are many other cases like the Rouse and Peltier case. It is time to remove the dirt and expose the truth before we all become victims of collateral damages. Educate yourself on the Rouse case and read the hand written letters of the young women’s statements, their story of truth about the lies! Their story about the abuse and eating dog food to stay alive. See these following sites and be sure to open you mouth loudly and help us become a bigger Voice for freedom and responsibility.
You are encouraged to visit these sights and see the names behind the movement of bringing this story to the forefront. Follow this case on face book, remember, someday this could be you fighting for your rights and your freedom. After all why is there such a group now called “Occupy”? A waterfall starts with one drop of water, please share with friends this story and support with your Voice!
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