The lack of tribal consultation and, subsequently, shoddy environmental justice studies, are due in large part to the fact that the consultations and environmental justice studies, unlike clean air or water, are not protected by federal law, but by executive action. As the past three years have shown, such protections therefore depend on the individual […]
Like other religious groups, Mormons have a complicated history around race. Until a few decades ago, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints taught that they “shall be a white and a delightsome people,” a phrase taken from the Book of Mormon. Until the 1970s, the LDS Church also restricted black members’ participation […]
A new traveling exhibition of some of the best contemporary Native American artworks of the past 25 years, Native Art Now!, opens Nov. 11-12 at the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art. The field of contemporary Native art takes center stage in Indianapolis as the exhibit opening coincides with a convening of leading Native […]
By Lara Trace Hentz (poet-writer) (founder of Blue Hand Books) I am remiss in mentioning I’m in the new poetry anthology IN THE VEINS (released 2-1-2017) and last year I did mention the poetry book TENDING THE FIRE by Chris Felver that is coming out in 2017. Louise and I are both that book. NICE! […]
ND Hwy Patrol Lt. Tom Iverson on how today’s 2PM evacuation is going to be played out at #StandingRock pic.twitter.com/J6a1hQoF9S — missmonet (@jennimonet) February 22, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Protector efforts to thwart the development of the pipeline has been met with violence and surveillance by police. In order to track the Water Protectors, police and […]
READ: US Army Corps to Issue Easement for Completion of DAPL – Native News Online https://twitter.com/APNativeAmerica/status/827238951387799554 https://twitter.com/standearth/status/827238455616745472 https://twitter.com/belley121/status/827238222769975296 https://www.facebook.com/confluencedocumentary/videos/1358973087486299/ https://www.facebook.com/confluencedocumentary/videos/1358973087486299/
https://twitter.com/PepperOceanna/status/825340159507984384 https://twitter.com/manxhypnosis/status/825331855159336964 READ: VICELAND’s New Docu-series “RISE” Premieres Tonight: Feature Standing Rock – Native News Online WATCH VICELAND (2 parts) Trump has hung a portrait of Andrew Jackson on the wall.#Newsbroke explained why comparing Trump to Jackson doesn’t bode well … pic.twitter.com/8giIYt7zT3 — AJ+ (@ajplus) January 26, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Hi everyone, these new actions are […]
by Erin Joyce at Hyperallergic In North Dakota and beyond, Native American artists and their allies are creating work in support of the water protectors fighting the Dakota Access Pipeline. Read More → We Are In Crisis from Dylan McLaughlin on Vimeo.