Steve Ott

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Indigenous leadership is a linchpin to solving environmental crises | TheHill

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Indigenous leadership is a linchpin to solving environmental crises | TheHill


Via: Steve Ott  •  Anishinaabe - The First People  •  3 Comments  •  1 Like  •  one month ago

What Joe Biden and Justin Trudeau are committing to might sound like common sense — and it is — but make no mistake, it is also a profound...

Over 75 Indigenous Women Urge Biden to Stop Climate-Wrecking Pipelines and Respect Treaty Rights | Common Dreams News

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Over 75 Indigenous Women Urge Biden to Stop Climate-Wrecking Pipelines and Respect Treaty Rights | Common Dreams News


Via: Steve Ott  •  Anishinaabe - The First People  •  2 Comments  •  1 Like  •  3 months ago

Joe Biden, we are asking you to stand on the right side of history and humanity by putting an immediate end to the deadly pipelines destroying our...

Biden Picks Deb Haaland For Interior Secretary | HuffPost

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Biden Picks Deb Haaland For Interior Secretary | HuffPost


Via: Steve Ott  •  Anishinaabe - The First People  •  3 Comments  •  4 months ago

The congresswoman from New Mexico would make history as the first Native American to serve as the top steward of America's public lands and waters.

Indigenous Groups Push Insurers to Abandon Fossil Fuel Projects

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Indigenous Groups Push Insurers to Abandon Fossil Fuel Projects


Via: Steve Ott  •  Anishinaabe - The First People  •  6 Comments  •  2 Likes  •  4 months ago

Indigenous land defenders are increasingly pressuring the financiers of fossil fuel infrastructure to respect their sovereign land right.

What a Joe Biden Cabinet Pick Might Mean for Native Americans—and Democrats - POLITICO

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What a Joe Biden Cabinet Pick Might Mean for Native Americans—and Democrats - POLITICO


Via: Steve Ott  •  Anishinaabe - The First People  •  17 Comments  •  1 Like  •  4 months ago

Choosing Deb Haaland as Interior secretary would be historic. It could also bring a new community into the party fold.

2020 election: How the Navajo Nation helped push Democrats ahead in Arizona - Vox

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2020 election: How the Navajo Nation helped push Democrats ahead in Arizona - Vox


Via: Steve Ott  •  Anishinaabe - The First People  •  2 Comments  •  5 months ago

Indigenous voters are often forgotten about. But they may have been key in turning swing states for Democrats like Arizona and Wisconsin.

In the North American interior, the Lakota have persevered | Aeon Essays

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In the North American interior, the Lakota have persevered | Aeon Essays


Via: Steve Ott  •  Anishinaabe - The First People  •  8 Comments  •  6 months ago

Facing annihilation, the Lakota instead remade themselves - and took a lead role among the world's Indigenous peoples

Tribes Win Decision in Battle Over Covid Emergency Funds

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Tribes Win Decision in Battle Over Covid Emergency Funds


Via: Steve Ott  •  Anishinaabe - The First People  •  2 Comments  •  7 months ago

The D.C. Circuit shot down a months-long push by private corporations providing health care to Alaskan Native Americans to access coronavirus...

Indigenous Activists Arrested, Held Incommunicado After Border Wall Protest

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Indigenous Activists Arrested, Held Incommunicado After Border Wall Protest


Via: Steve Ott  •  Anishinaabe - The First People  •  6 Comments  •  1 Like  •  7 months ago

Two O'odham women arrested at the border were taken to a private prison where they were denied access to the outside world.

The love of land still burns bright for Native Americans | Aeon Essays

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The love of land still burns bright for Native Americans | Aeon Essays


Via: Steve Ott  •  Anishinaabe - The First People  •  6 Comments  •  1 Like  •  7 months ago

Native American peoples are still here and still caring for their land. Can their conquerors say the same?

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