"Water is life!" was the cry heard throughout Washington, D.C., on Friday as thousands of people filled the streets and marched for Indigenous rights and the sovereignty of native nations, demonstrating that the fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline has sparked an ongoing movement. Indigenous people across Turtle Island rising as one on the...
An interfaith celebration and prayer service is taking place Thursday evening...
Tipis began sprouting up on the National Mall on Tuesday as native communities...
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.
Native American and Environmental Groups
People's Climate Movement
DC Re(sponsible) Investment Coalition
Lakota People's Law Project
Food & Water Watch