Native American Group Holds Vigil to Defend Natives’ Rights

November 16th, 2016

by Grace Elletson and Kayla Dwyer

“’When you’re defending water … you’re defending life itself,’ said Sandra Steingraber, distinguished scholar in residence in the Department of Environmental Studies and Science, onstage during the rally. ‘We all must be now like rocks and stand up in our community.’” Steingraber addresses a gathering about the Dakota Access pipeline on an international day of action. Read the article