Earth Minute: The Racism and Colonialism of Big Conservation Groups

Earth Minute: The Racism and Colonialism of Big Conservation Groups On this week’s Earth Minute, GJEP Executive Director Anne Petermann discusses the inherent racism and colonialism of big conservation groups promote the idea that “nature” should be separated from humans. Transcript of the Earth Minute: Protecting forests is… Read More Global Justice Ecology Project Global Justice Ecology Project (GJEP) explores and exposes the intertwined root causes of social injustice, ecological destruction, and economic domination.

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From World Rainforest Movement: The Conservation Industry: a for-profit sector?

From World Rainforest Movement: The Conservation Industry: a for-profit sector? From the article: “It seems that conservation and developmental projects (mega dams, mines, fossil fuel extraction, industrial monocultures, etc.) are, in a way, two sides of the same coin. Top-down impositions over communal territories determined by outsiders, and… Read More Global Justice Ecology Project Global Justice Ecology Project (GJEP) explores and exposes the intertwined root causes of social injustice, ecological destruction, and economic domination.

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GJEP Statement: Virginia Governor Ralph Northam’s Racism Could be Deadly

GJEP Statement: Virginia Governor Ralph Northam’s Racism Could be Deadly Global Justice Ecology Project released this statement today regarding Governor Ralph Northam (D-Va.) and the racist photographs that recently surfaced. Governor Northam has been denounced and asked to resign by other politicians and citizens. Global Justice Ecology Project Global Justice Ecology Project (GJEP) explores and exposes the intertwined root causes of social injustice, ecological destruction, and economic domination.

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LISTEN: Native American Activist Corine Fairbanks on Racism, Colonialism and Climate

LISTEN: Native American Activist Corine Fairbanks on Racism, Colonialism and Climate This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show is Corine Fairbanks. Fairbanks is an Oglala Lakota writer, educator and activist. She is a spokesperson for Native American rights and has been involved in protests and actions against ICE…. Read More Global Justice Ecology Project Global Justice Ecology Project (GJEP) explores and exposes the intertwined root causes of social injustice, ecological destruction, and economic domination.

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UN Expert Urges Guatemala to End Structural Racism Against Indigenous People

UN Expert Urges Guatemala to End Structural Racism Against Indigenous People By Heather Gies Originally published at TowardFreedom.org   Two indigenous leaders were killed in Guatemala in the final two days of a United Nation expert’s visit to the country, soberly underlining her call for the state to overhaul… Read More Global Justice Ecology Project Global Justice Ecology Project (GJEP) explores and exposes the intertwined root causes of social injustice, ecological destruction, and economic domination.

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