Open Letter Supporting the Cheyenne River and Lakota Sioux

  Open Letter Supporting the Cheyenne River and Lakota Sioux From the Board of Directors, Earth Justice Ministries June 11, 2020 Kristi Noem, Governor, Pierre, South Dakota 57501 Dear Governor Noem: We are writing to you with our concerns for the health of your neighbors (and ours) on the Cheyenne River Reservation and Lakota territory.  We are aware

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Car rally urges release of persons detained by ICE

Car rally urges release of persons detained by ICE From The Grass Valley Union, April 15, 2020 Submitted by Sharon Delgado Eight people from Nevada City, Grass Valley, and Camptonville participated in a “social distancing” car rally Tuesday at Yuba County Jail. Over 40 cars circled the jail, sometimes chanting or honking their horns, demanding

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Poverty Amid Pandemic: The Moral Response to Covid 19

The Rev. Dr. William Barber of the Poor People’s Campaign   The video of this speech by Rev. Dr. Barber’s starts about 8 minutes into the video below, but the whole video is well worth watching. We’re in a moment where hope for our many holy traditions will return to where they began in the

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