Mirning Peoples fight oil giants wanting to drill the Bight

Mirning Peoples fight oil giants wanting to drill the Bight

Originally published by The Stringer on 16/10/15. The Mirning peoples who lived in the regions of the Great Australian Bight for tens of thousands of years, their spirit and their descendants will stand in the way of the oil giants. While the oil giants are after oil, the descendants of...

Native Americans in DC: Obama Stop Leasing Lands for Fossil Fuels

Native Americans in DC: Obama Stop Leasing Lands for Fossil Fuels

Originally published on Narcosphere by Brenda Norrell on 15/09/15. WASHINGTON — Louise Benally of Big Mountain joined Native American delegations and coalitions here today to tell President Obama to stop leasing lands and oceans for fossils fuel extraction. Benally’s message was, “Keep it in the Ground.”   “Coal companies like Peabody...