Rise

2017 • VICELAND
5.0
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Season 1 episodes (8)

1 Sacred Water: Standing Rock Part I
1/27/17
The people of the Standing Rock Indian Reservation of North and South Dakota fight to stop a pipeline from being built on their ancestral homeland.
2 Red Power: Standing Rock Part II
1/27/17
Over 5,000 Red Power warriors have descended on Standing Rock camp to stand in solidarity and protect tribal burial sites from the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline.
3 Apache Stronghold
2/3/17
Apache sacred land has been handed over to a multinational mining company by the US government, but the San Carlos Apache are fighting to stop the transfer.
4 MMA Warriors
2/10/17
MMA is exploding in "Indian Country" as young Navajo fighters enter the cage, reviving old warrior traditions to battle the alcoholism, racism, and violence facing Native youth.
5 The Urban Rez
2/17/17
Canada's largest Urban Rez takes back the streets, battling the intergenerational effect of residential schools, poverty, high crime and violence directed at girls and women.
6 Hawaiian Sovereignty
2/24/17
Young Indigenous Hawaiians fight to reclaim their Occupied Kingdom from US control, resisting the construction of a billion-dollar telescope at the summit of their sacred Mauna Kea.
7 Poisoned River
3/3/17
Brazil’s Krenak People struggle to survive in the wake of a massive toxic spill that has contaminated the their drinking water, hunting grounds and culture.
8 Warriors Rising
3/10/17
Savage Family, a militant Native hip-hop crew, recruits disenfranchised Native youth using rap to reclaim cultural identity and incite resistance by any means.

About this show

We travel to Indigenous communities across the Americas to meet people protecting their homelands and rising up against colonization.
5.0
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Bridget Smallcanyon
March 11, 2017
Great Documentaries of different native tribes from all over the world.
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Israel Charley
March 28, 2018
Great Doc about Native Americans issues.
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