What we can do better in northern Minnesota — a conversation with four people who see the environmental, political, and community needs.
People in the North are frustrated because they don’t feel like city people are talking about this at all, they don’t see it coming up in the newspapers — they only see the other kind of mining. And it’s pretty important.
We all have stakes in what this region means to us and our families. What if we acknowledged the complexities?
As leader of the Honor the Earth organization, Winona LaDuke has been focused for several years on the issue of Enbridge’s desire to put
“People really need to pay attention to the importance of this [water] resource and work to preserve the clean water that we still have in the United States.”