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Treaty Rights Tuesday [Video Recap]

Opponents to the Enbridge Line 3 “Replacement” Pipeline gathered in front of the Douglas County Government Center in Superior, Wisconsin on Tuesday, January 5, 2020 to raise awareness about the on-going construction of the pipeline & encourage those able to travel north to the frontlines in support of the indigenous-led resistance taking place on the ground.

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The SEEKJOY CommunityTreaty Rights Tuesday [Video Recap]
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“River at Risk” [Video Recap]

Video recap of “The River’s At Risk: Stop The Line 3 Pipeline” gathering on the Lake/Marshall Ave Bridge over the Mississippi River in the Twin Cities. The Line 3 Tar Sands Oil Pipeline construction has begun and Enbridge is actively trying to setup the drilling machine to bore under the Mississippi River for the pipeline.

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The SEEKJOY Community“River at Risk” [Video Recap]

“We Are Still Here” Indigenous Peoples’ Day Parade 2019 in Saint Paul, MN

 

The Indigenous Peoples’ Day Parade in Saint Paul, Minnesota, took place on October 14th, the second Monday of the month, which is a date formerly referred to as “Columbus Day” but which has been recognized, although unofficially, as “Indigenous Peoples’ Day” in Minnesota since 2015.

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The SEEKJOY Community“We Are Still Here” Indigenous Peoples’ Day Parade 2019 in Saint Paul, MN
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MN PUC Hearing on Adequacy of Line 3 EIS

Minnesota’s Public Utilities Commission held a procedural hearing this past Tuesday to determine the course of action which should be taken regarding the June 3rd, 2019 appeals court ruling that the Environmental Impact Statement conducted for Enbridge Energy’s Line 3 Pipeline Replacement Project did not adequately address a potential spill in the Lake Superior Watershed.

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The SEEKJOY CommunityMN PUC Hearing on Adequacy of Line 3 EIS
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Northern Metal Community Intervention – A Local’s Perspective

The Northern Metal Recycling facility along the Mississippi in North Minneapolis, Minnesota, has burdened local residents for years with toxic pollution. Although the facility’s shredder was scheduled to cease operations by August 1st, 2019, it will continue to operate due to an extension provided by the Ramsey County District Court.

 

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The SEEKJOY CommunityNorthern Metal Community Intervention – A Local’s Perspective
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“Painting of the Bus” with Dio Cramer

Art seems to allow us humans to communicate “across the isle” and create space for conversations that might otherwise be difficult or, dare we say, impossible.

 

About a month ago, we began reaching out through various networks in the Twin Cities of Minnesota for an artist (or, artists) that might be interested in collaborating on a “Painting of the Bus” project to enhance the way the #StopLine3 ‘skoolie’ interacts within the community.

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The SEEKJOY Community“Painting of the Bus” with Dio Cramer