Overpass Light Brigades Stand in Support of Idle No More #J11 Day of Action

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OLB - PDX message outside the Canadian Consulate in Portland.

idle no more logoWest Allis, WI - The growing Idle No More Movement targeted January 11th as a worldwide day of action in support of Indigenous Sovereignty and protections to land and water. Ever since Idle No More held it’s first action in November of 2012 in Saskatoon, the Movement has gone global. The Overpass Light Brigade (OLB -¬†an affiliation of volunteer activist groups that use LED letters to spell out messages on pedestrian overpass bridges around the country) and it’s affiliate in Portland, Oregon, OLB – PDX illuminated messages of support Friday night to help bring greater visibility to burgeoning movement.

The Overpass Light Brigade took their "IDLE NO MORE" message to a bridge in West Allis, Wisconsin.

The Overpass Light Brigade took their “IDLE NO MORE” message to a bridge in West Allis, Wisconsin.

OLB - PDX message outside the Canadian Consulate in Portland.

OLB – PDX message outside the Canadian Consulate in Portland (photo courtesy of OLB – PDX).

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