Alcatraz Island Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. elninoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    STORMY START TO THE NEW YEAR: The sun rises behind Alcatraz Island and the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge Thursday, Jan. 7, in this view Sausalito, Calif., after a couple days of storms. The last in a powerful string of El Nino-driven storms lashed coastal areas of California on Thursday.

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  2. Samantha Armytage spends a day behind bars at Alcatraz IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... enjoying the peace of solitary confinement': Sunrise's Samantha Armytage spends a day behind bars at Alcatraz Island It's been a busy couple of weeks for Sunrise co-host Sam Armytage as she explores California, relishing her time away from morning ...

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  3. Bay Area notables who died in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | SFGate

    ... poet and actor known for being the spokesman for American Indian protestors during their 1969 occupation of Alcatraz Island. American Indian activist , poet and actor known for being the spokesman for American Indian protestors during their 1969 ...

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  4. John was a good friend ofRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Progressive

    ... pilots. Trudell began his life as an activist when he joined the Indians of All Tribes 1969 occupation of Alcatraz Island in the middle of San Francisco Bay and became the spokesperson for the action. A broadcasting student in college, he went on ...

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  5. 3,200 inmates mistakenly released earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | CNN

    The Isla de los Alcatraces , as Juan Manuel de Ayala, the Spanish explorer, named it in 1775, or Alcatraz Island as we know it today. Now open year round, a tour of the 1829 Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia explores the Gothic-like architecture and its role as a leader in penal reform.

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  6. Essentials for a San Francisco trip: Classics to what's newRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... for many. Get crab and shrimp cocktails from one ... more In this Nov. 5, 2015, photo, the sun sets on Alcatraz Island in San Francisco. The former federal prison of Alcatraz, once home to Al Capone, used to be a place people tried to escape; now it ...

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  7. No free trips, but send me your tips on where to go in 2016: Plain Dealer Travel editor (photos)Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... an in-demand ticket, if I think the experience is important enough to my story. (Who knew that tickets to Alcatraz Island were such a hot commodity? Now I do.) Most of the time, though, I plan and execute my trips just like you do: I research, I ...

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  8. Museum of Northern Arizona exhibit challenges views of Native American artRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Navaho Hopi Observer

    ... Land," comes from the 1969-1971 Indians From All Tribes and American Indian Movement (AIM) occupation of Alcatraz Island by John Trudell, among others, which began on Nov. 20, 1969, also the date the show opened in New York at Radiator Gallery. ...

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  9. Electric Objects' Pop-Up Shop, SoHo: Getting hands-on with a frame...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Cool Hunting

    ... art has always been... The throng arrived early and in large groups for the first departure of the day to Alcatraz Island from Pier 33 in San Francisco. After ferry-goers disembarked boat, it was clear who was there to see political dissident Ai ...

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  10. John Trudell dead; spokesman for American Indian protesters was 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Newsday

    John Trudell poses for a photo on steps leading to prison atop Alcatraz in San Francisco on Dec. 1, 1969. Trudell, a poet and actor who spoke for American Indian protesters during the 1969 Alcatraz Island occupation and later headed the American Indian Movement, died of cancer Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015, at his home in Santa Clara County, Calif.

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    Dec 11, 2015 | The Progressive

    ... pilots. Trudell began his life as an activist when he joined the Indians of All Tribes 1969 occupation of Alcatraz Island in the middle of San Francisco Bay and became the spokesperson for the action. A broadcasting student in college, he went on ...

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  12. American Indian activist, poet John Trudell dies at 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | HeraldNet

    John Trudell, who was a spokesman for American Indian protesters during their 1969 occupation of Alcatraz Island and later headed the American Indian Movement, died Tuesday. He was 69. Trudell, who also was a poet and actor, died of cancer at his home in Santa Clara County in Northern California, where he was surrounded by friends and family, said Cree Miller, a trustee for his estate.

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  13. Native American Activist John Trudell Passes OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | High Times

    ... on Native American issues. He helped orchestrate the takeover of the abandoned federal penitentiary on Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay, which lasted from 1969 to 1971. He also participated in the 1972 occupation the Bureau of Indian Affairs in ...

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  14. John Trudell, poet, singer, activist for American Indian rights, dies at age 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... American activist who became a spokesman for American Indian protesters during their 1969 occupation of Alcatraz Island - and whose personal grief-inspired poetry was celebrated by famous fans such as Bob Dylan - died Tuesday. He was 69. Trudell, ...

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  15. Hornblower offers unique way to visit North America's top attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Hornblower is the parent company that services three of North America's top attractions, including Alcatraz Island in Golden Gate National Recreation Area; The Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island in New York; and Niagara Falls in Ontario, Canada. While these three attractions are the most desirable destinations for visitors from around the world, they are all also very affordable.

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  16. John Trudell, Native American Activist, Poet, And Musician, Passes at 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | AllAccess.com

    ... NAVY, serving in a destroyer off the Vietnamese coast. In 1969, he joined Native Americans who had occupied ALCATRAZ ISLAND to demand that the former federal prison should be given to Native Americans under treaty rights; TRUDELL, who studied radio ...

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  17. John Trudell, American Indian activist who became poet and actor, dies at 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | The Washington Post

    John Trudell in 1971 after a band of American Indians occupied a remote former Nike site near Richmond, Calif. John Trudell, who was a spokesman for American Indian protesters during their 1969 occupation of Alcatraz Island in California and later headed the American Indian Movement, died Dec. 8 at his home in Santa Clara County, Calif.

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  18. John Trudell dies; Alcatraz occupier was American Indian activist, singer, actorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    John Trudell, who was a spokesman for American Indian protesters during their 1969 occupation of Alcatraz Island and later headed the American Indian Movement, died Tuesday. He was 69. Trudell, who also was a poet and actor, died of cancer at his home in Santa Clara County, where he was surrounded by friends and family, said Cree Miller, a trustee for his estate.

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  19. American Indian activist, poet John Trudell diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | The China Post

    John Trudell, who was a spokesman for American Indian protesters during their 1969 occupation of Alcatraz Island and later headed the American Indian Movement, died Tuesday. He was 69. Trudell, who also was a poet and actor, died of cancer at his home in Santa Clara County in California, where he was surrounded by friends and family, said Cree Miller, a trustee for his estate.

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  20. John Trudell, American Indian activist, poet and actor, dies in California at 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Lethbridge Herald

    John Trudell, who was a spokesman for American Indian protesters during their 1969 occupation of Alcatraz Island and later headed the American Indian Movement, died Tuesday. He was 69. Trudell, who also was a poet and actor, died of cancer at his home in Santa Clara County in California, where he was surrounded by friends and family, said Cree Miller, a trustee for his estate.

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