Tag: indigenous people
"This is a critical step towards righting the wrongs of the past and setting our nation on a path of environmental, climate, and social justice."
“Public lands are stolen lands,” asserted Red Nation. “Indigenous people have the right to practice their culture and spiritual ways on Indigenous land without fear of repression, discrimination, or violence.”
Water protectors in Minnesota are kicking off what could be the climate movement's next massive, sustained direct action campaign.
"Clean water and unpolluted land capable of providing sustenance is essential to our survival... [and] Line 3 poses an existential threat to our well-being."
As a leader of Sovereignty Camp 2020, Shinnecock attorney Tela Troge discusses why they are protesting a lawsuit by New York state.
United States Border Patrol agents and Arizona law enforcement officials violently repressed a peaceful action held Monday morning by roughly 30 land and water protectors.
As Indigenous peoples the world over continue to defend ancestral lands, Indigenous Peoples Day can have important meaning, more than just the renaming of a national holiday.
American conservationists have said and done terribly racist things over the years. Now is the opportunity to center justice.
Keeping forests standing is one of the most effective and important ways to keep the world below dangerous levels of warming.