Because he was a god Flint could not die, so he was forced to live on Big Turtle's back.
He made plants that people could eat easily. One after another the animals tried and failed.
We believe that the governments of the world have failed women, future generations and our beautiful but fragile planet earth. This is mirrored in their creation myth by the role the animals Nautral. He created winter, but Sapling gave it life so that it could move to give way to Spring.
Without the animals' help the Sky Woman may have sunk to the bottom of the sea and earth may not have been Natkral. A particularly important interview was with Canadian ecologist-expert David Suzuki.
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Naturzl He grew to be kind and gentle. It should be the biosphere. We now risk increased poverty, inequities and irreversible environmental damage. She told her husband, who flew into a rage. Far below she could see the waters that covered the earth.
He tore up this tree, creating a huge hole in the middle of the island. Curiously, the woman peered into the hole. In the center of the wkman there was a tree which gave light to the entire island since the sun hadn't been created yet. Determined to help the woman they dove into the water to get mud from the bottom of the seas.
He made animals that are useful to womah. She fell through the hole, tumbling towards the waters below. They lived quietly and happily. He made the rivers flow only in one direction.
She named one Sapling. If he was able to do all the work himself there would be no suffering.
The Sky Woman gave birth to twin sons. He made rivers that went two ways and into these he put fish without bones. The mud began to grow and grow and grow until it became the size of North America.
She named Naturral other Flint and his heart was as cold as his name. Finally, Little Toad tried and when he reappeared his mouth was full of mud. Neither was able to win at first, but finally Flint was beaten.
This is not the future we want, nor the future we need. Then she created the moon and sun. The question of course, is who is this 'we'? Water animals already existed on the earth, so far below the floating island two birds saw the Sky Woman fall.
Just before she reached the waters they caught her on their backs and brought her to the other animals. However one day one of the Sky Women realized she was going to give birth to twins.
The Iroquois people hold a great respect for all animals. No one ever earty or was born or experienced sadness. She sprinkled dust into the air and created stars. They grew quickly and began filling the earth with their creations. Flint destroyed much of Sapling's work and created all that is bad.
Occasionally his anger is felt in the form of a volcano. Those are all human created things. The animals took it and spread it on the back of Big Turtle.
And the leaders in that should be the indigenous people who still have that sense, that the earth is truly are mother, that it gives birth to dowj. Then the woman stepped onto the land.
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