Indigenous Rising – Solutions to the Climate Crisis
Bioneers invited frontline activists from Standing Rock and the Alberta Tar Sands to speak about Indigenous efforts to protect water, air, and other natural resources for all.
Kandi Mossett (Mandan,Hidatsa, Arikawa) Indigenous Environmental Network
Eriel Deranger (Athabasca Chipweyan First Nation), Indigenous Climate Action
Tara Houska (Anishinaabe-Couchiching First Nation), Honor the Earth
Dallas Goldtooth (Dakota/Diné), Indigenous Environmental Network
Visionary Indigenous leaders highlight the need for mainstream understanding of the benefits of protecting human rights as they apply to resource extraction and Mother Earth.
This speech was given at the 2016 National Bioneers Conference.