Standing with Standing Rock: Voices from the #Nodapl Movement

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$24.95  $22.95
Publisher
University of Minnesota Press
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Pages
448
Dimensions
6.9 X 8.9 X 1.1 inches | 1.75 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781517905361

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About the Author

Nick Estes is Kul Wicasa, a citizen of the Lower Brule Sioux Tribe. He is assistant professor of American studies at the University of New Mexico; cofounder of The Red Nation, an organization dedicated to Indigenous liberation; and author of Our History Is the Future: Standing Rock versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance.

Jaskiran Dhillon is a first-generation anticolonial scholar and organizer who grew up on Treaty Six Cree Territory in Saskatchewan, Canada. She is associate professor of global studies and anthropology at The New School and author of Prairie Rising: Indigenous Youth, Decolonization, and the Politics of Intervention.

Reviews

"As our songs and prayers echo across the prairie, we need the public to see that in standing up for our rights, we do so on behalf of the millions of Americans who will be affected by this pipeline."--David Archambault II, from the interior

"There is no alternative to water. There is no alternative to this Earth. This fight has become my life, and it's not over. I think this is only the beginning for me, for all of us. Do you want a future for your children and grandchildren? If you want them to have a future then stand with Standing Rock because this is just the beginning of a revolution."--Zaysha Grinnell, from the interior

"We will put our best warriors in the front. We are the vanguard. We are the Hunkpapa Lakota. That means the horn of the buffalo. That's who we are. We are protectors of our nation of Oceti Sakowin, the Seven Council Fires. Know who we are."--Phyllis Young