On March 10th and 11th NYU is hosting the Climate Action Conference – bringing together a number of remarkable change makers: scientists, environmentalists, political leaders, community activists, artists, economists, business and religious leaders to discuss the state of our climate emergency, ways to strategize and best address our current political environment. In addition, some of my work […]Read more "Save the date"
On February 7th, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced that it plans to issue an easement for the Dakota Access Pipeline, bypassing an environmental impact statement that was supposed to be conducted and would have examined how the Standing Rock Sioux would be impacted if there were an oil spill. The Standing Rock Sioux Chairman, […]Read more "#NoDAPL ! Emergency Protest Against Easement"
Please join me this Saturday for a screening of a documentary, by Fidel Moreno, on the movement at Standing Rock as well as a viewing of my photographs. There will be a water blessing ceremony following the film screening. Come on out! Boughton Place, Saturday at 7pm.Read more "Hudson Valley Event"
During an uncomfortable and uncertain time for our county I have tried to makes some sense of it through the actions of a miraculously strong community. For the past 500 years Native Americans have experienced relentless oppression and brutality, yet they have proven themselves to be among the most capable grass roots organizers in modern […]Read more "Project from Standing Rock"
Today represented a major milestone for the Standing Rock Tribe’s fight to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline. It was announced this afternoon that the Army Corp of Engineers will not grant the easement for the Dakota Access Pipeline to cross under Lake Oahe in North Dakota, a section of the Missouri river. The Army claimed […]Read more "Celebration at Standing Rock"
This week, the Morton County Sheriff’s Department issued a public request for donations of food and drink to support their officers on the front lines. In response a large caravan left Standing Rock with supplies intended for the MCS. This gesture stands in stark contrast to statements made by law enforcement indicating that they would […]Read more "Standing Rock Action Today"
Dear Readers, I am a photographer based in New York, dedicated to environmental and human rights issues. I am starting this feed to share current stories and images, while working on longer term projects. I am currently on my second trip to North Dakota, at the Standing Rock Reservation. Over 300 tribes from around the […]Read more "WELCOME"