350.org stands in solidarity with the Hereditary Chiefs of the Wet’suwet’en Nation – along with allied Indigenous land defenders in Tyendinaga and beyond – in their assertion of Indigenous rights and title over their ancestral homelands. We condemn the police raids, colonial violence, and divisions being sown by the Canadian and BC government in pursuit of the Coastal GasLink fracked gas pipeline.
Yesterday was a big moment in the fight against tar sands. A judge issued a recommendation to the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC), which will decide on the final permits for the Line 3 pipeline this June.
Led by the Indigenous coalition Mazaska Talks, between October 23rd and 25th, activists across the globe will tell banks that financing projects that abuse Indigenous communities and are a disaster for our climate is deeply immoral. They are also calling on people – and organizations – of conscience to join them in boycotting these banks. The implications of this could be profound.