Indigenous Peoples and Human Rights

November 13, 2017

'Keep it in the Ground!' and 'No Nukes!' message as White House pushes dirty energy COP23

NOW at COP23! Indigenous offer prayers, songs, and words minutes before Trump's dirty energy event -- then the crowd of hundreds shut down Trump's White House debacle promoting dirty coal, destructive gas drilling and unsafe nuclear! Now, there's a sit in outside at U.N. Climate Summit in Germany, with the crowd chanting, "Climate Justice Now, Keep it in the Ground!" Governors of Washington State and Oregon spoke out against dirty energy at Trump's White House event promoting dirty energy. (12:43 U.S. Central Time.) -- Brenda, Censored News

Leona Morgan, Dineh, speaks out on Nuclear Colonialism and describes deaths to Navajos, including her family, from uranium mining. 

(Above) Screenshots, watch live coverage at Indigenous Rising on Facebook

(Below) Climate Justice Activists Shut down Trump White House's Dirty Energy Promotion

(Above) NOW at Trump's dirty energy event at Climate Summit in Germany. Climate Nexus‏ said, "Room empties at US fossil fuels event as protesters leave to join sit in outside #COP23
Watch video "Climate Justice Now!" outside:

Collin Rees‏ live, "Hundreds got shut out of U.S. event on "clean fossil fuels" – now occupying and chanting loudly. "CLIMATE JUSTICE NOW!" #COP23#WeThePeople (12:25 US Central time)

Pacific Climate Warriors at COP23, "We are not drowning! We are fighting! Watch video

(Below) Now at UN Climate Summit at White House promotion of dirty energy: Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee said, "Trump cannot stop us. In the United States of America, the states lead, and the states are leading on this issue. The world is not going to listen to someone who says climate change is a hoax. Our states and people understand the realities and dangers of climate change." With Oregon Gov. Kate Brown -- standing up at the dirty energy event and speaking out. Thanks to Cliamte Nexus for coverage.
Livestream of Trump's dirty energy event

Resist! Trump's Dirty Energy Event at COP23 NOW! 
Climate Nexus "As Trump admin officials event on fossil fuels takes place, activists call for climate justice and #keepitintheground

Photos below by Democracy Now, Nov. 12, as Amy Goodman arrived at COP23

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