Illustration by Edel Rodriguez

There is an estimated 370 million Indigenous Peoples that have survived the Doctrines of Discover. A majority of Indigenous Peoples live on the front lines at the point of impact. With most of the world’s natural resources found in Indigenous lands and territories, Indigenous Peoples are the first to experience the unnecessary destruction of land and life and the devastating impacts of climate change. Through the arts, today’s technology, global media reach, social-networking, our sisters and brothers around the world have an opportunity to benefit from our prophecies, traditional wisdom and experience in adapting to the impacts of climate change.

Below are two inspiring pieces that help outline the importance of understanding Global Warming and its destructive impact on our lives.

Rolling Stone

The New York Times

Above Illustration by Edel Rodriguez