Ben Price

Ben Price is National Organizing Director for Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund.

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Prince Charles, Prince of Wales attends the WaterAid water and climate event at Kings Place on March 10, 2020 in London, England. (Photo by Tim P. Whitby - WPA Pool/Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
'It Is Like Satire': Prince Charles' Terra Carta Is a Manifesto for the Status Quo
On January 11, 2021, the Prince of Wales and maybe next king of England introduced a Terra Carta , "a charter that puts sustainability at the heart of the private sector." The declaration dangerously waters down recognition and enforcement of Rights of Nature, a radical demand that has been...
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Debra White Plume stands at Cameco Corp. uranium mine field 30 miles south of Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, in Nebraska. Pollution from the site, which is located at the base of the sacred Crow Butte and named after it, inspired her film "Crying Earth Rise Up." (Photo: Courtesy Crying Earth Rise Up) Views
Friday, December 04, 2020
Remembering Debra White Plume
Debra White Plume, Wioweya Najin Win in her native Lakota, left her body behind on November 10, 2020. A brave advocate for her people, she was memorialized by the New York Times as a "prominent Native American activist who faced down police bullets, uranium mining companies and oil pipeline...
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Saturday, September 17, 2016
Learning from the Standing Rock Sioux
Heartbreaking, inspiring, and galvanizing images and voices are coming from the Standing Rock Reservation. These are more than five minute clips on social media or a quick skim of an article on the internet. Our native brothers and sisters have something to teach us – white people of European...
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