BECAUSE EARTH NEEDS GOOD LAWYERS | LAWYERS FOR THE SEVENTH GENERATION

FIRST NATIONS

https://earthjustice.org/features/insider-briefing-lawyers-for-the-seventh-generation

Lawyers for the Seventh Generation
“Together, our voices are stronger. The partnerships between the local and tribal community are very important, and the partnerships amongst tribes themselves are very important.”
Earthjustice has a long history of partnering with Native groups and Indigenous communities, and as Native peoples lead from the front lines of many of today’s pivotal environmental fights, these partnerships are more critical than ever. From Alaska to Arizona and Hawai’i to Wisconsin, we partner with and represent more than 70 tribes and Indigenous communities in their efforts to protect their water, safeguard public and tribal land, oppose destructive extractive industries, and preserve their culture and way of life.
In this conversation, held on Mar. 5, Gussie Lord, Earthjustice’s first-ever director of tribal partnerships, and Stefanie Tsosie, senior associate attorney, tribal partnerships discusses the complex legal, cultural, and political issues unique this vital work. This briefing with Earthjustice…

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