6th Annual Love Water Not Oil Tour featuring Water is Life Festival with the Indigo Girls, Annie Humphrey & Sister Tree at the Bayfront Festival in Duluth MN
HONOR THE EARTH & SUE MCLEAN & ASSOCIATIONS PRESENT: 6TH ANNUAL LOVE WATER NOT OIL TOUR and the
"WATER IS LIFE FESTIVAL"
This July 22nd we invite the public to join us for the 6th Annual Love Water Not Oil Tour Benefit Concert Festival. The kick-off festival, "Water is Life," for the tour will be on July 22nd at the Bayfront Festival on the waterfront of Lake Superior in Duluth MN featuring Indigo Girls, Annie Humphrey, Sister Tree & special guests. We will celebrate the water with powerful music as we launch our 6th Annual Love Water Not Oil spiritual ride tour.
TICKETS ON SALE JUNE 11TH AT ETIX.COM (click on the link)
By phone at 1 800.514.3849, in person at the Electric Fetus, 12 E. Superior Street, Duluth MN
DOORS 2PM | SHOW 3PMTickets $25 Advanced | $30 Day of the Show
This festival is part of the Honor the Earth 6th Annual Love Water Not Oil Tour. We will ride our horses along the proposed pipeline route Line 3 against the current of the oil while connecting with the land spiritually celebrating the abundance of our Anishinaabe Akiing with our friends of horses nations from all directions.
THE HORSE RIDE AGAINST THE CURRENT OF THE OIL 2017 (slideshow) - We are truly grateful for all our riders who traveled far to join us, and our sponsors, donators, and volunteers. Without you none of this would be possible.
If you plan to join us for any part or if you’re interested in sponsoring, organizing a group, donating, or volunteering, please contact Sarah, firstname.lastname@example.org | Nicolette, email@example.com
If you can't join us but want to support the tour, please donate here.
We rely on grassroots fundraising to make this tour possible.
350 Harbor Dr
Duluth, MN 55802
Google map and directions
Honor the Earth Hosts First Daughter and the Black Snake Film Screening at Historic Holmes Theatre located in Detroit Lakes, Minn.
Honor the Earth Hosts First Daughter and the Black Snake Film Screening
CALLAWAY, Minnesota (Tuesday, February 6th, 2018)- Honor the Earth, is partnering with The Historic Holmes Theatre located in Detroit Lakes to host a screening of national award winning First Daughter and the Black Snake on February 28th, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. $20 per person or $30 per two people. Dinner with traditional Anishinaabe foods will be served followed by film and discussion.Read more
Immediate Release Honor the Earth: Pipeline Free Breast Campaign Introduced for Breast Cancer Awareness
Honor the Earth is introducing the Pipeline-free Breast Campaign as a part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Noting, “Fossil Fuels are bad for your boobs. Chemicals created and used during petroleum extraction, refining, and use; benzene, toluene, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), and a few other bad guys are known carcinogens.” The organization points to last year’s controversy over a corporate “ pink-washing” of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, as one reason it was important to inform the public of health risks. “Baker Hughes, who makes drill bits for the fracking industry introduced some pink drill bits for breast cancer awareness month, and donated some $l00,000 for the second year in a row to Susan G. Komen, the best-funded breast cancer organization in the U.S. In return, apparently Baker Hughes got to use the specific shade of pink Susan G. Komen has trademarked.” Read moreRead more
Fossil Fuels are bad for your boobs. That’s pretty much it. That’s why Honor the Earth is introducing the Pipeline Free Breast campaign, as a part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.Read more
WECAN International, and Honor the Earth endorses this calling for a Global Women's Climate Justice Day of Action on September 29th, 2015. Decentralized actions worldwide - no act is too small! A simple photo of yourself with a statement is a strong action. Take Action ! Join WECAN InternationalRead more
This Thursday, September l0 at 9:00 am, Federal Judge Michael Davis will hear White Earth Nation v. Kerry. Plaintiffs, including the White Earth Band of Ojibwe, Honor the Earth and the Sierra Club, charge that the US State Department secretly approved Alberta Clipper aka the “switcheroo project,” skirting the environmental review required under the National Environmental Policy Act (“NEPA”) and the National Historic Preservation Act (“NHPA”). The State Department’s action has allowed Enbridge to switch lines at the border from the Alberta Clipper Line to an expanded and improved, (but aging) Line 3. The l6 mile border segment moves oil between the Clipper line and the Line 3 segment to, ostensibly, according to plaintiffs, avoid federal law. Read moreRead more
"Right to Rice" 1835, 1855, 1867 and more Treaties is a right, trust, obligation and agreement which includes the right to hunt, fish, harvest and gather within the treaty territory not just on the reservation.
Things are not as they should be in the North. This last week, your Department of Natural Resources decided to issue some citations to Ojibwe people for ricing on Hole in the Day Lake. That is, after the cameras were gone. The officers went out to track down Morningstar and Harvey Goodsky citing them for harvesting wild rice off the reservation, without your permission. Sort of like “poaching wild rice.” You are out of line, need to do some accounting to us all. Let me do my best to explain why.Read more
PRESS RELEASE: MN PUC grants Eminent Domain for Sandpiper, calls for Environmental Review and Cooperation with Tribes, Federal Agencies
On Monday, August 3, the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) issued two orders for Enbridge’s Sandpiper pipeline application – granting the Certificate of Need, which conveys to Enbridge the powers of eminent domain, and commencing the routing permit review process. However, there were conditions. First, the PUC order requires a thorough Comparative Environmental Analysis (CEA), which “shall also include a qualitative as well as quantitative analysis of the environmental impacts of the various route alternatives; and consider the environmental impact of the Sandpiper facility alone and the cumulative impact of both the Sandpiper facility in the Line 3 replacement project.” This is an important shift in regulatory process, as the PUC previously denied the motion by Honor the Earth to combine environmental analysis for Line 3 and Sandpiper.
On July 1, 2015, the National Congress of American Indians adopted a formal resolution calling for a full Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on Enbridge Energy’s proposed Sandpiper/Line 3 oil pipeline corridor across treaty-ceded territory in Northern Minnesota. The NCAI is the oldest and largest national organization of American Indian and Alaska Native tribal governments. The official resolution can be viewed on their website here.
The resolution calls for...Read more