source: GENDER (in)EQUALITY 101. Today, on International Women’s Day, I read this article which actually made some points that poked my brain more than any other women’s rights article or quote ever has. Here is an excerpt for your enjoyment: “In a small village near Xuan Thuy National Park in Vietnam, Pham Thi Kim Phuong starts … Continue reading
PDF VERSION TIPS FROM THE GRASSROOTS by Ryan Mervin Bellerose So some of you know that I am very involved in anti racism groups and human rights advocacy, I have learned a few lessons from that work that I believe will help us in our struggle but it requires some work from all of us. … Continue reading
“to all who died fighting for the planet and those whose lives are on the line today” Brothers, sisters, two-spirits, elders, friends, enemies! This is a PLEA- from your children, from your grandchildren, from your relatives in the sky, in the ocean, in the forests, in the deserts, in the tundra, in the mountains, in … Continue reading
#IdleNoMore video & radio Check out these video links. Share the information! Idle No More!
“We know it will take a lot more to defeat Harper and the corporate agenda. But against the power of their money and weapons, we have the power of our bodies and spirits.” IDLE NO MORE SOLIDARITY SPRING A Call to Action from Idle No More & Defenders of the Land From http://idlenomore.ca/ Idle No … Continue reading
Now that it is spring, the grounds thaw, and construction workers prepare for work. MANY MAY BE FAMILIAR with the ongoing demonstrations against the slew of bills (C-27, C-38, C-45, S-2, S-6, S-8, C-428, S-207, S-212) passed last year and this winter in Canada, as well as mining activities, among them the proposed pipeline extension … Continue reading
MARCH 11 2103 “Two Mi’kmaq leaders of the Idle No More movement have ended a 10-day hunger strike with an assurance that local chiefs will make a big change in how they do business. Nova Scotia chiefs agreed Monday to put longtime negotiations with provincial and federal governments on hold while they go back to … Continue reading
By Bill Kingsbury Minneapolis, Minnesota MARCH 2013 THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER is huge. Its pollution problems can seem too overwhelming to try to fix, but a group of Native American women have an idea they hope will inspire citizens and policy makers to take action to improve the health of the river. On March 1, Sharon … Continue reading
Idle No More Press Release March 7 2013 [via Shannon M Houle @smhoule] “Leadership need to know that when they stand with the grassroots people, we will fully support them” The founders and organizers of Idle No More support the declaration made by the Mi’kmaq grass roots people in their resistance to the impending framework … Continue reading
Sign and share these two petitions to stop CISPA (Cyber Intelligence Sharing & Protection Act). If this passes in the USA, we set the standard for the rest of the world. May I remind you, if it wasn’t for the people’s defeat of SOPA then the Idle No More movement, and any movement utilizing online … Continue reading
Poetry that purrs. It's reowr because the cat said so.
Illustrated Short Stories
Arts Vehicles for Peace and Justice and for a Change
Of Stories and Riddles
Ever wondered what life's like in a remote tribal community? What tribal people have to say about the world? Tribal Voice, a project by Survival International, brings the thoughts and experiences of some of the most diverse societies on earth direct to your screen in real time. We're kicking off the project with tribes in Brazil. The Guarani, whose land has been stolen and destroyed by plantations and ranches, are now sending regular updates about their lives, and their struggle to survive. It's time to listen.
Home of the Compañero Manuel blog on zapatistas & mexico
A Blog by Erica Violet Lee
Conversations with the Heartmind
Indigenous Issues and Resistance
Birthing babies, social movements, and new world paradigms!
Interesting, thoughtful, stuff
A Native-led Media Organization
Wake Up to the Smell of Class Struggle ☭
EcoPeace Middle East is a unique organization that brings together Jordanian, Palestinian, and Israeli environmentalists. Our primary objective is the promotion of cooperative efforts to protect our shared environmental heritage
#Elsipogtog and Kent County, New Brunswick - SacredFireNB@gmail.com
Media from the Frontlines of Ecological Resistance.