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Indigenous Women: Never Idle

By Harsha Walia

Every morning this week I have woken up to my email inbox and social media feed filled with inspiring stories and images of resistance as part of the Idle No More and Defenders of the Land call for Sovereignty Summer. Sovereignty Summer is “a campaign of coordinated non-violent direct actions to promote Indigenous rights and environmental protection in alliance with non-Indigenous supporters.”

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Idle No More: Canada Escalates War on First Nations

By Winona LaDuke and Frank Jr. Molley

Mi’kmaq and Maliseet reserves in Atlantic Canada are the sites of a new major battle between First Nation activists and the Canadian government that represents the next stage of the Idle No More movement. The flash point came when the Conservative government threw down the gauntlet with what some call sign-or-starve consent agreements presented to First Nations right across the country.

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Government of Canada Reacts to UNESCO Decision on Pimachiowin Aki

The Honourable Peter Kent, Canada's Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, today commented on the news that the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's (UNESCO) World Heritage Committee has asked Canada to refine the nomination proposal for the inscription of Pimachiowin Aki on UNESCO's World Heritage List. The World Heritage Committee made this decision today at its annual meeting in Cambodia.

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Honor the Earth and the Indigo Girls Announce Sept. Concerts

HONOR THE EARTH and the INDIGO GIRLS would like to announce 3 very special acoustic duo shows,

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The Rise of the Native Rights-Based Strategic Framework

By Clayton Thomas-Muller

Our Last Best Hope to Save our Water, Air and Earth

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Nation’s Largest Uranium Mine Planned for N.M.

By Michael Hartranft - ABQ Journal

It’s been more than a dozen years since the last uranium ore was mined in New Mexico, but a Canada-based company and a Japanese partner propose to break that spell soon.

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Enbridge Oil Spill Risk High

A new report by Simon Fraser University researchers concludes the probability of a marine tanker oil spill for the Enbridge Northern Gateway Project is between 95.3% and 99.9% over the operating life of the project.

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Editorial From Honor Board Member Kim Smith to the Navajo Times

Industrial Economy is not the Only Economy

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Moccasins on the Ground Activism Training, March 8-10, 2013

ACTIVIST TRAINING - March 8, 2013 8pm - March 10, 2013, 3pm - Location to be announced - Manderson, South Dakota/Oglala Lakota Nation.

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Crowdfunding Clean Energy

By David Bornstein - The New York Times

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