This past weekend, the University of California pushed forward its plan to ‘develop’ Memorial Oak Grove, deemed a sacred burial site to the Ohlone Indigenous Peoples. On Friday, September 5, University police went to the grove and started cutting down the trees, which have been protected by tree-sitting protesters for more than 600 days. Five […]
Some say California is where the American Dream was defined; That an accidental discovery near some unknown river ushered in a new kind of lifestyle said to be entrepreneurial, wide-open, free. It wasn’t long before the rumours started, back in 1849, that someone found themselves some gold – or when they were confirmed by President […]
Tomorrow, December 11th, a Federal Appeals Court in Pasadena will be hearing oral arguments for and against the violation of religious freedom, environmental destruction, and public health dangers associated with the use of treated sewage effluent for snowmaking in a proposed ski area development on Arizona’s San Francisco Peaks–a Mountain range held Sacred by more […]
For Immediate Release: Native Peoples & Supporters To Protest at Calpine in San Jose, against Proposed Power Plant at Sacred Medicine Lake near Mt. Shasta. Tribal Members to Deliver Eviction Notice to Calpine Monday, January 29, 2007, San Jose, California San Jose, CA __ Pit River Indian Tribe members and Indigenous and environmental justice supporters […]
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