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HUMANIST COMMUNITY GATHERING: Restoring Indigenous, Rural, and “Green” Economies

Date: 3 p.m. January 16, 2021

Speaker: Political activist and environmentalist Winona LaDuke

Winona LaDuke is an internationally renowned activist and author working on issues of sustainable development, renewable energy, and food systems. A  two-time vice presidential candidate with Ralph Nader for the Green Party, she lives and works on the White Earth reservation in northern Minnesota and leads several organizations including Honor the Earth, Anishinaabe Agriculture Institute, Akiing, and Winona’s Hemp. These organizations develop and model culturally based sustainable development strategies. She is the author of six books. Attendees will get a 20 percent discount code to purchase her latest, To Be a Water Protector.

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HumanistsMN Statement on Systemic Racism

The Humanists of Minnesota Board of Directors has adopted a statement on systemic racism.

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