News from Turtle Island: MMIWG, Ann Dunne, Native Vote 2020, Gold Miners burn Amazon Rainforest, Tricksters, Joy Harjo

Native artist Cannupa Hanska Luger creates the ‘Every One” 2-ton art installation with two-inch clay beads created by hundreds of communities in the U.S. and Canada…Luger cited that Indigenous women are murdered at 10 times the national average rate on some reservations in the U.S. and that the U.S. has “continued to do little about […]

Protect Sacred Sites | Earth has a Fever | Waiapi Chief killed by illegal (gold) miners + more

…a Message from Chief Arvol Looking Horse Posted on July 30, 2019   I, Chief Arvol Looking Horse, of the Lakota, Dakota, and Nakota Nations, ask you to understand an Indigenous perspective on what has happened in America, what we call “Turtle Island.” My words seek to unite the global community through a message from […]

Deadly Sins in the Brazilian Amazon

By Bianca Jagger Posted: 04/16/2013 7:36 am The trampling of indigenous rights, military force used against protesters, impunity, megadams and environmental destruction. Is Brazil returning to the bad old days? The Belo Monte dam The controversial Belo Monte Dam, which is under construction on the Xingu River in the Brazilian state of Pará, is roughly […]