Down The Rabbit Hole Minisode 3: Treaty People Gathering and Line 3

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Down the Rabbit Hole is our miniseries dedicated to the deep dives, side trails, and themes that don’t quite fit into our normal episodes.

This weekend Olivia is heading out to the Treaty People Gathering along the Line 3 pipeline route in Northern Minnesota, so we’re explaining the roots of the Indigenous-led non-violent direct action: who are the treaty people? Why stop Enbridge’s Line 3 pipeline? Can Biden really do anything? What can you do from home?


Sources:
Treaty People Gathering website and FAQ
Stop Line 3 website
Line 3 zine, 2020
What is Line 3?, Winona LaDuke 3-minute explainer video
The Case Against Line 3: A primer on the March 23 Court of Appeals hearing, MN350.org
June a critical month for Enbridge’s Line 3 oil pipeline, Steve Karnowski, Global News/Associated Press, May 28 2021
A landmark day in the fight against fossil fuels, Jamie Henn, Fossil Free Media, May 26 2021

Who to Follow

Hashtags: #StopLine3, #DefundLine3, #TreatyPeopleGathering, #StopTheMoneyPipeline
Accounts (Instagram) :
Honor The Earth @HonorTheEarth
Tara Houska @zhaabowekwe
Giniw Collective @giniwcollective
Winona LaDuke @winonaladuke
Stop Line 3! @stopline3pipeline
Resist Line 3 @resist_line_3

We’ll be posting updates on our own social media (Twitter / Instagram) too.

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