In Northern Alaska, A Human Rights Imperative

Rebekah Ashley | August 16, 2019

Trump’s assault on climate and public lands has put vulnerable communities at risk. Under his leadership, millions of acres of public lands have been opened to the energy industry and crucial protections have been rolled back on Indigenous lands.

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Fossil fuel development in the Coastal Plain would devastate an Arctic nursery of global significance. It would violate human rights, jeopardize food security, and threaten the health and safety of Indigenous communities. It would contribute to the escalating crises of climate change and biological annihilation. Read more
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Hope In The Fight For Climate Justice


League Staff | May 4, 2018
The League's own Andy Moderow still has hope in the face of the Trump administration's push for Arctic Refuge leasing. This is how we keep fighting for climate justice and the rights of indigenous peoples. Read more
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