The 42nd Annual Honor The Earth Homecoming Celebration & Pow-wow held July 17-19, 2015 on the Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe Reservation in Northern Wisconsin. On July 18th, the pow-wow committee honored Thelma Nayquonabe as the 2015 Anishinaabekwe.
 
What are Community Rights?
June 16, 2015
Northland College, Ashland, WI.
 
IndianCountryTV.com correspondent, Kimberlie Acosta talking with Ernie Stevens Jr., NIGA Chairman. Ernie shares his views on his re-election as chairman of the Nation Indian Gaming Association; Economic development in Indian Country and the ongoing battles to protect tribal sovereignty and mother earth.
 
Join with us for some video excerpts from the early March, 2015 First Tree Tapping Ceremony conducted by Bad River elder Joe Rose at  the Harvest Education Learning Project (HELP) camp site in the Penokee Mountains Heritage Park region of Iron County, Wisconsin.  With statements by Joe Rose, Paul DeMain, Russell Buccenaro, Mike Wiggins, Frank Koehn and Sandy Lyons regarding the news of the so-called mining company, GTAC pulling out of the Penokee Range and their open pit mining project.
 
Join Paul DeMain as we check out this 11 minute quick tour of the Harvest Education Learning Project (HELP) in the Penokee Mountains Heritage Park in Iron County, Wisconsin the site of a proposed, now defunct project to build a huge open pit mine. Instead today, you would have found us taping maple trees, some 115 and in the next few days, a few more and then on with the sap collection over the next couple of weeks.
 
Rebroadcasting of Chairman McGeshick of the Mole Lake Sokaogon Chippewa Tribe during the 2015 State of the Tribes (SOTA) address to the Wisconsin legislature in the State Capital of Madison, Wisconsin on Thursday, March 5, 2015. (41 Minutes)  Audio feed echoes a bit, but works fine for those who want to hear what was said.




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On Tuesday February 24th, 2015 the Iron County Board of Supervisors in Northern Wisconsin renewed and amended lease agreement to the so-called Gogebic Taconite (GTAC) Mining Company. The Board after discussion, voted 8-7 in favor of the amended new lease after the company defaulted and was unable to pay the $10,000 annual lease due on January 26th, for the rental of county lands for their tailings and waste disposal site.
 
FEBRUARY 17, 2015 (REBROADCASTING) Honor the Earth joins One Billion Rising and the Women's Congress for an evening of conversation and music highlighting the intersection of extreme extraction and violence against Native women.

Join Winona LaDuke, of Honor The Earth,  Eve Ensler (author of Vagina Monologues, founder of One Billion Rising), and Louise Erdrich (Chippewa novelist, owner of Birch Bark Books) and Patina Clark for a discussion on the connection between extreme fossil fuel extraction in the Bakken oil fields of ND and the Tar Sands of Alberta, and the sex trafficking of Native women and girls. This has become an epidemic that is largely ignored by the mainstream media.