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We Keep The Fire

Boozhoo. Asiniiwiikwe indizhinikaaz. Ajijaak indoodemn. Gaawaabaabigaanikaag indoonjibaa. Hello, my name is Ashley Fairbanks. In Anishinaabemowin, my name is Asiniiwikwe—woman made of stone. I am from the Crane clan, and a citizen of the White Earth Anishinaabe in northern Minnesota. I’m also the Creative Director of the 100% Campaign. In Ojibwe culture, we talk about how […]

Youth activists are keeping the climate change conversations alive!

When I first started volunteering with YEA! (Youth Environmental Activists), I found myself yearning for something to make me feel as though I was doing it for the greater good. I am an 18-year-old Black female that has never been strongly involved with climate advocacy, nor was I planning on it. I am planning to […]