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Westward into the Sun


Isn’t this prehistorically fantastic? A sci-fi movie buff’s dream!

Westward into the Sun

Chuggin our old used one
cross country, west of west
Buffalo to LA; I know… 199 more words

POETRY

Klamath tribal members protest "celebratory" signing of agreement

April 21, 2014. Source: Warrior Publications

U.S. Department of Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, State of Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber, State of California Governor Jerry Brown, Oregon Senator Ron Wyden, Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley, Klamath Tribes elected officials and Klamath Basin irrigators held a “celebratory” signing of the Upper Klamath Basin Comprehensive Agreement last Friday at Collier Park, 4 miles north of Chiloquin.  469 more words

Actions / Protest

The Conversation: Bolivia’s Big Opportunity

 By renationalizing its oil and gas, Bolivia has lifted its economy, but the country needs to invest in its people and diversify its economy in order to achieve sustainable growth. 842 more words

Justice/Rights

Defensora - the film

Defensora_PreviewTrailer from 6kidsProductions on Vimeo.

Defensora is a documentary about a Mayan Q’eqchi’ resistance against mining in Guatemala. The story is set along the shores of Lake Izabal in the community of El Estor where a nickel mining company has operated for over 50 years. 225 more words

Land

Drunken trees: Dramatic signs of climate change

By Brian Clark Howard, April 17, 2014. Source: National Geographic 

Sarah James, an Alaska Native elder, says global warming is radically changing her homeland. Even the forests no longer grow straight. 755 more words

Climate Change

Gunmen in Brazil caught on video shooting at Indigenous Guarani

By Rick Kearns, April 18, 2014. Source: Indian Country Today Media Network

Hired gunmen firing at Guarani in Brazil were filmed recently by the indigenous people who are continuing their struggle to regain stolen territory. 213 more words

Indigenous Peoples

Corporate sponsorship of Indigenous groups: A necessity, or selling out?

By Martha Troian, April 15, 2014. Source: VICE

As the Canadian government slashes the budgets of Indigenous organizations across the nation, many are struggling to stay afloat. 985 more words

Indigenous Peoples