“Against the Inclusion of Zionist Organizations In The People’s Climate March” by kat yang-stevens with contributions from Jonathan Sidney

AGAINST THE INCLUSION OF ZIONIST ORGANIZATIONS IN THE PEOPLE’S CLIMATE MARCH by kat yang-stevens with contributions from Jonathan Sidney The People’s Climate March, preemptively billed as “the biggest climate march in history”, will take place in NYC on Sunday, September 21st and will precede a UN Summit on Climate Change by two whole days. The…

REVISED EDITION: “On Anger, ‘Love Voices’, & ‘Divisiveness’ In Their Environmental Movement” by kat yang-stevens

This short essay posits that larger structures and forces work together to reinforce institutionalized forms of oppression, which in turn ensures continued commodification and destruction of the earth as well as the continued oppression and subjugation of Native, Black, and other migrant/diasporic/settler peoples of color. Environmental organizing spaces are often dominated by white people but it is Indigenous*,…

“On Anger, ‘Love Voices’, and ‘Divisiveness’ In Their Environmental Movement” by kat yang-stevens

ON ANGER, “LOVE VOICES”, & “DIVISIVENESS” IN THEIR ENVIRONMENTAL MOVEMENT by kat yang-stevens “Women responding to racism means women responding to anger; the anger of exclusion, of unquestioned privilege, of racial distortions, of silence, ill-use, stereotyping, defensiveness, misnaming, betrayal, and co-optation. My anger is a response to racist attitudes and to the actions and presumptions…