Tag: indigenous people
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.
"Land and environmental defenders play a vital role in protecting these climate-critical forests and ecosystems."
“The effect of a wall is already in us. It already divides us… It’s a psychological wall.”
Pregnant Native American women were singled out for COVID-19 testing based on their race and ZIP code, clinicians say. While awaiting results, some mothers were separated from their newborns, depriving them of the immediate contact doctors recommend.
Who should we be honoring?