Indigenous

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Climate justice protesters march in San Francisco on September 8, 2018 (Photo: Sunshine Velasco./Survival Media Agency)
Organizers are calling for "a corporate-free Cabinet and administration staffed with personnel committed to addressing the climate threat, as well as following through on promises made during the campaign."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
<p>Standing at the edge of the Klamath River in rural Northern California, a man from the Yurok Tribe uses a dip net to catch fish, the way his ancestors have done for centuries past. (Photo: Justin Lewis/Getty Images)</p>
"At its heart, dam removal is about healing and restoration for the river, for...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
A porcupine caribou in northern Alaska. (Photo: G. MacRae/Flickr cc)
"Despite risks to the climate, Indigenous rights, and their own bottom line,...

Further

This week gave us an appalling view of American "justice" in all its white privilege and cognitive dissonance: The acquittal of a bunch of ignorant, armed, white, male hooligans who laid boisterous claim to Oregon land that was never theirs, and the tear-gassing, shooting and arrest of peaceful, praying Standing Rock Sioux seeking to protect their own revered land/water from destruction - to "do something good and right." After 500 brutal years, shame, America, again.