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FYI Hydraulic Fracturing, #fracking #shale #gas #idlenomore

Global natural gas production doubled between 1980 and 2010 And production is expected to continue to increase exponentially in the coming decades. This is thanks to the ‘widespread application of two key technologies: horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing’. -eia.gov Because of this growth which occurred mainly in the last 10 years, there is now a … Continue reading

Worth Dying For

“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

#Sovereignty Summer: to and fro

Chronology of some of the biggest moments: June-Oct JUNE “It is time we make our numbers count We the grassroots and life – Are what matters” https://www.facebook.com/notes/idle-no-more-bc/grassroots-in-solidarity-parts-i-to-v-idle-no-more/477356049018771 “Native communities throughout the US are reclaiming and reviving land, water, seeds, and traditional food and farming practices, thereby putting the culture back in agriculture” http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/16725-putting-the-culture-back-in-agriculture-reviving-native-food-and-farming-traditions “A shale … Continue reading

June 21st, Summer Sovereignty #SS #INM

[scroll down for event info] June 21st is a significant day. First, it is the Summer Solstice. Here is a story for all to relate to: During this time, in the third century B.C., a Greek scholar named Eratosthenes calculated the first known measurement of the size of the Earth. He simply used the shadow … Continue reading

#IdleNoMore video & radio

#IdleNoMore video & radio Check out these video links. Share the information! Idle No More!

Sovereignty Summer is Here, #INM, #sovereigntysummer

Idle No More & Defenders of the Land DECLARE “SOVEREIGNTY SUMMER” A campaign of coordinated non-violent direct actions to promote Aboriginal rights and environmental protection in alliance with non-native supporters.   …NOW Rise Up!   A declaration, jointly released with Defenders of the Land in March 2013, where a network of Indigenous communities, leaders, and activists involved … Continue reading

Idle No More Public Service Announcement, #INM

This is a public service announcement made by JT Pro Imaging and overseen by actor Saginaw Grant for IdleNoMore.ca and starring Native celebrities of all ages. . . . READ MORE: http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2013/05/16/saginaw-grant-and-other-natives-hollywood-come-together-idle-no-more-psa-149381

Women Walk to Heal the River

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

#ForwardOnClimate

FEBRUARY 17, 2013 [EDIT: Video added below] “What a day! Over 40,000 people poured into the streets of Washington, DC today to push President Obama to take our nation “Forward on Climate” and say no to the Keystone XL pipeline.” [From HuffPost] In his 2013 State of the Union Address, President Obama said, “We can … Continue reading

International Treaty to Protect the Sacred from Tar Sands Projects

[SCROLL TO BOTTOM FOR TAR SANDS DOCUMENTARY] Historic ceremony and signing of a new International Treaty to Protect the Sacred from Tar Sands Projects “Attendees […] sign an International Treaty to effectively block the Keystone XL TransCanada Pipeline. Representatives of Indigenous Nations and their allies, including farmers and ranchers, business and environmental leaders, leading treaty … Continue reading

Reowr

Poetry that purrs. It's reowr because the cat said so.

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Illustrated Short Stories

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Saying Sooth

Of Stories and Riddles

Tribal Voice

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.

Chiapas Support Committee

Home of the Compañero Manuel blog on zapatistas & mexico

Moontime Warrior

A Blog by Erica Violet Lee

HeartSphere

Conversations with the Heartmind

RED POWER MEDIA

Indigenous Issues and Resistance

Grassroots Communications

Birthing babies, social movements, and new world paradigms!

People History

Interesting, thoughtful, stuff

Malinalli Media

A Native-led Media Organization

The Espresso Stalinist

Wake Up to the Smell of Class Struggle ☭

EcoPeace Middle East

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

Sacred Fire: The People United Against Fracking

#Elsipogtog and Kent County, New Brunswick - SacredFireNB@gmail.com

Earth First! Newswire

Media from the Frontlines of Ecological Resistance.