BREAKING NEWS: Chief Arvol Looking Horse speaks at NoKXL Treaty Signing press Conference: 3-2 conditional vote by Nebraska Public Utilities Commission for KXL Route, permits granted. •
“Today, man has gone too far. (The approval) It’s affecting our first medicine. From this approval, it’s like signing our death warrant for us.” -Chief Arvol Looking Horse •
The fight isn’t over. With this approved route in Nebraska, includes 6 new counties and new landowners, meaning, more lawsuits, appeals, and push for full environmental review. It’s not over. Divest from Wells Fargo, from banks that are investing in TransCanada and other fossil fuel infrastructure projects. We’ve stopped KXL before, we can do it again. We have our youth leading and learning from us. Sister Lauren Howland spoke passionately, representing the International Indigenous Youth Council, stating that unity is needed, no more fighting among our elders.
In conclusion: “With the strong hearts we have, we will prevail.” (Faith Spotted Eagle) To support the movement to KXL, visit nokxlpromise.org for more information! ✊🏽🖤