Presenters: Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU and Gallatin School of Individualized Study, co-sponsored by the Urban Democracy Lab
Indigenous Organizational Hosts: NYU Native American Indigenous Students’ Group, American Indian Community House, and American Indian Law Alliance
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.
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.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 6:30-8:30PM
NYU Law School, Tishman Auditorium
Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South
Please RSVP here.
Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU
Gallatin School of Individualized Study
Urban Democracy Lab
NYU Native American Indigenous Students' Group
American Indian Community House
American Indian Law Alliance