We are of the Earth. The Earth is the source of life to be protected, not merely a resource to be exploited. Our ancestors’ remains lie within her. Water is her lifeblood. We are dependent upon her for our shelter and our sustenance.
Indigenous Elders And Medicine Peoples Council Statement at United NationsConvention on Climate Change (COP21 Paris, France)
Great Plains Tribal Chairman’s Association letter to President Barack Obamaconcerning the Keystone XL pipeline
Indigenous Environmental Network and Alaska Native REDOIL Respond to Obama-Trudeau Joint Statement on Climate Change