A group of indigenous youth fighting the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline will undertake a 250-mile canoe journey across northern Minnesota to fight for cleaner lakes, the manoomin (wild rice) beds and the 1855 treaty territories of the Ojibwe people.
We all face many, many problems, but two of them are real, long-term existential threats: Inequality, which fuels almost every social and political problem, and climate change. You’ll be happy to hear that they are linked!
That Pope Francis is a man of deep faith has never been a question. But to understand the profound depths of that faith, look no further than to the pontiff’s Wednesday meeting with President Donald Trump, where, as part of an exchange of gifts between the two world leaders, Trump was given a copy of “Laudato si,”…