“Water is Life: the Issues Involved at Standing Rock and Actions to Come”
The conflict between private profit and public concerns, the issues surrounding who gets to access and use “public” lands such as Indian reservations, National Parks and BLM property has been and will remain in the headlines. From the Bundy occupation to the proposed fracking at a US World UNESCO Site (Chaco Canyon), how these areas are used affects us all. Hear from a person who was at Standing Rock for 3 months, through much of the police vs. water protectors, give an eye witness account of controversial actions actions. She will also outline the issues and points of view that will keep this concern in the headlines.