Ophelia Rivas: In solidarity with Yoeme and Zapatistas: Words to Indigenous Peoples Conference in France

Sep 10, 2021

Ophelia Rivas: In solidarity with Yoeme and Zapatistas: Words to Indigenous Peoples Conference in France September 10, 2021 Ophelia Rivas, exposing the abuse of the U.S. Border Patrol and Israel’s Elbit Systems surveillance towers on her homeland, the Tohono O’odham Nation, told the Indigenous Peoples program in Nantes, France, on Wednesday, she stands in solidarity […]

Divestment Report: Press Release in Spanish

Sep 10, 2021

A Global Call for Divestment: Press Release in French  August 24, 2021   By Tohono O’odham Voice Against the Wall August 24, 2021 Press Release in SPANISH Para: El mundo De: Mujeres Indígenas Fecha: Agosto 2021 RE: Comunicado de prensa para el informe sobre la frontera PARA SU PUBLICACIÓN INMEDIATA: Contacto para los medios de […]

Divestment Report: Press Release in French

Sep 10, 2021

A Global Call for Divestment: Press Release in French  August 24, 2021   By Tohono O’odham Voice Against the Wall August 24, 2021 Press Release in French Vers : Le monde De : Femmes autochtones Date : Août 2021 RE : Communiqué de presse pour le rapport Border POUR DIFFUSION IMMÉDIATE: Contact média : https://www.oodhamrights.org/ […]

Divestment Report calls out Elbit Systems Integrated Fixed Tours

Aug 24, 2021

Divestment Report details violations of Indigenous human rights by Elbit Systems August 24, 2021   By Tohono O’odham Voice Against the Wall August 24, 2021   As Indigenous women of Turtle Island, mothers, sisters, wives, daughters, we call upon the world to stop the Indigenous human rights abuses, inherent cultural rights abuses and adverse impacts […]

Three Yaqui Assassinated and Disappeared

Jun 18, 2021

Three Yaqui Assassinated and Disappeared June 18, 2021   By Brenda Norrell Censored News June 18, 2021     The assassination of Yaqui Water Rights Defender Luis Urbano, and disappearance of Yaqui Water Rights Defender Tomas Rojo, was preceded on May 1 by the assassination of a third Yaqui who was part of the highway […]

Yaqui water defender murdered – El Pais

Jun 12, 2021

Yaqui water defender murdered June 12, 2021   BEATRIZ GUILLÉN Mexico – 12 JUN 2021 – 04:13 CESTEl Pais LABERINTO YO’EME Crime has once again shaken the battered Yaqui tribe. Environmental defender Luis Urbano was murdered this week in downtown Ciudad Obregon, Sonora. Less than two weeks ago Tomás Rojo, one of the community’s historic […]

Divest the Wall, Divest Elbit Event – May 7, 2021

Apr 28, 2021

Divest the Wall, Divest Elbit Event – May 7, 2021 April 27, 2021   Join us in the first installation of the DIVEST BORDER PANEL SERIES as indigenous peoples and allies discuss the impacts of Integrated Fixed Towers (IFTs) and their impact on Indigenous peoples rights in the United States and globally. The Zoom event […]

O’odham Solidarity website creator journeys to Spirit World

Jan 30, 2021

O’odham Solidarity website creator journeys to Spirit World January 29, 2021   To all our Friends and Supporters, My dear friend and honorable warrior Jeffery D. Hendricks took his journey to the infinite spirit world on January 13, 2021. In his memorial my family honors him with words from my daughter, “It’s hard to put […]

Desecration of Ali Jegk

Jun 01, 2020

Desecration of Ali Jegk JUNE 1, 2020 ALI JEGK, Tohono O’odham Nation — The destruction of sacred land is underway here in Ali Jegk (Little Clearing community on the Tohono O’odham Nation.   Read the article here: https://bsnorrell.blogspot.com/2020/06/desecration-of-ali-jegk-tohono-oodham.html     “The destruction of our mountain is yet another deliberate attempt to dismantle the hundreds of […]

Excavator arrives to build Israeli spy tower

Apr 21, 2020

Excavator arrives, desecration of Tohono O’odham lands for Israeli spy tower. APRIL 21, 2020 The failure of this generation to defend the land is this excavator with a drill, which arrived yesterday and parked at the end of our community road. From time immemorial, our ancestors had to defend themselves against missionaries who chopped off […]