Standing Rock & the Seventh Generation: An Economics for Us All

The essence of the problem is about consumption, recognizing that a society that consumes one third of the world’s resources is unsustainable. This level of consumption requires constant intervention into other people’s lands. That’s what’s going on. —Winona LaDuke

On the 96th day of the Trump Era, we welcome Anishinaabekwe activist, writer, and political leader Winona LaDuke to help us understand this moment in history and speak about ongoing efforts toward social, cultural, and environmental justice. LaDuke will address the interrelated issues of energy, food sovereignty, Native Rights, and an economics for the 99%. And she’ll offer ideas about what we can do to come together, address climate justice, and move North America toward a sustainable, post-carbon economy. More info and RSVP

Tuesday, April 25 | 6-7:30PM
Tishman Auditorium, NYU School of Law
40 Washington Sq. South, New York, NY 10012

Presented by The Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU; Gallatin School of Individualized Study

Hosted by NYU Native American and Indigenous Students’ Group; American Indian Community House; American Indian Law Alliance

Cosponsored by the NYU Native Studies Forum; NYU Department of Nutrition and Food Studies; NYU Center for Multicultural Education & Programs; NYU Center for the Humanities; Urban Democracy Lab; Institute for Public Knowledge; NYU Department of History; NYU Department of Social & Cultural Analysis; NYU Department of Environmental Studies; NYU Department of Art and Public Policy; Lenape Center; Eagle & Condor Community Center; Red Earth Studio Consulting/Productions; Na ‘Ōiwi NYC; Hālāwai; Climate Working Group; Hemispheric Institute of Performance & Politics; NYU Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality; NYU Department of Anthropology; NYU Sanctuary; Global South Center, Pratt Institute; Vera List Center for Art and Politics, The New School; Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute.

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