Release: Federal Agencies Support Tribes, Critique Army Corps of Engineers on Bakken Pipeline

For Immediate Release April 7th, 2016 Contacts: Dallas Goldtooth, 708-515-6158, dallas@ienearth.org LaDonna Brave Bull Allard, 701-854-8617, Ladonnabrave1@aol.com Joye Braun, 605-515-4792, jmbraun57625@gmail.com   Federal Agencies Support Tribes, Critique Army Corps of Engineers on Bakken Pipeline Send Letters Requesting Full EIS on Dakota Access Bemidji, MN – In a surprising act of solidarity with the Standing Rock […]

Indigenous activists stage coup denouncing REDD at COP21

Inside the COP21 Solutions Concert, The Indigenous Environmental Network staged an action in coordination with Xiuhtezcatl Tonatiuh, denouncing the false solutions being peddled by corporations in Paris during the COP21.  Xiuhtezcatl, who received the Community Service Award from President Obama in 2013 and is the youngest of 24 national changemakers chosen to serve on the […]

Meet Josephine Mandamin (Anishinaabekwe), The “Water Walker”

With a copper pail of water in one hand and a staff in the other, Josephine Mandamin, an Anishabaabewe grandmother took on a sacred walk, traversing over 10,900 miles around each of the Great Lakes. She is known as the “Water Walker.” According to the Michigan Sea Grant, the Great Lakes shoreline is equal to […]