On January 12, 2017 Surdna Foundation hosted a funder briefing led by Grassroots Global Justice Alliance and Climate Justice Alliance along with speakers from Indigenous Environmental Network and Right to the City Alliance.
Watch the video and listen to the audio below. It lasts about 1 hour and 15 minutes.
The fight is not over, but Standing Rock is winning!
“This is a turning point, and this is a real victory, for us as Native people that have lived through genocide. And we’re still here! And we’ve never changed our story over 500 years: that you have to take care of the Earth. So that she can take care of us."
- Kandi Mossett, Indiegnous Environmental Network
Starting October 12, following the release of Donald Trump’s 2005 interview with Billy Bush of “Access Hollywood” where he brags about grabbing women “by the pussy” without consent, women of color and their allies across the country started a wave of inspiring feminist actions under the slogan "GOP Hands Off Me."
This week of September 26, 2016, GGJ members are on a "Berta Vive" Feminist Delegation to Standing Rock in solidarity with the #NoDAPL struggle to protect the water and land from a destructive pipeline project by the Dakota Access Pipeline.