Entries tagged with “Indigenous”
Julie Peters talks with Indigenous dance artist Olivia C. Davies about dance as a healing practice.
The Pearl ButtonPatricio GuzmanKino LorberThe Chilean director Patricio Guzman has spent his career chronicling the murders, tortures, and other injustices committed in his country…
If we are relentless and impeccable about stalking ourselves, a result is that we leave the world and other people alone.
Scientists agree that climate change is real, that it is caused by human activities, and that it is accelerated by the burning of fossil fuels. In the 2009 Copenhagen Accord, it wa…
Indigenous leader—and 2013 Goldman Prize winner—“Mama Aleta” turned to a traditional practice to bring her people together and protect the Indonesian forest.
The values of her Lakota culture inform Christinia Eala’s work helping to build sustainable reservation housing.
Environmental activist Tom Goldtooth discusses the Keystone XL pipeline, the “spiritual battle” against climate change, and reconnecting with Mother Earth.
“When it comes down to direct intervention, I’d rather not be on a stage singing about an injustice when I see it happening in front of me. I’ll jump off the stage and address the injustice directly. But this (pandemic) work would be terrifyingly boring without a good soundtrack!” —Navajo Musician and Activist Klee Benally
Holding on to cultural folklore can be an important tool in sustaining biodiversity.
Grandma Agnes Baker Pilgrim, 91, was about to fly to Amsterdam and then on to Africa with her International Council of 13 Indigenous Grandmothers, so I knew the oldest living Takel…