Wednesday, July 31, 2019 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
As Long as Grass Grows: The Indigenous Fight for Environmental Justice from Colonization to Standing Rock
Through treaty violations, struggles for food and water security and protection of sacred sites, Native people have resisted environmental injustice and land incursions for hundreds of years. Join Indigenous researcher and activist Dina Gilio-Whitaker to explore this history and discuss how modern environmentalists can look to Indigenous resistance for new approaches. Book signing to follow.