“The essence of the problem is about consumption, recognizing that a society that consumes one third of the world’s resources is unsustainable. This level of consumption requires constant intervention into other people’s lands.
Winona Laduke was one of my heroes growing up and always symbolized for me the strength a single person can have, changing the world despite ignorant barriers of sex and race blocking her way.
Well-Behaved Women Poster
Well-Behaved Women include: Arundhati Roy; Rosa Parks; Sally Ride; Joan Baez; Billie Jean King; Zora Neale Hurston; Margaret Sanger; Alice Paul; Rigoberta Menchu Tum; Margaret Mead; Gertrude Stein; Susan B Anthony; Maya Lin; Helen Keller; Ruby Dee; Amy Goodman; Dorothea Lange; Georgia O'Keeffe; Marian Anderson; Julia Butterfly Hill; Eleanor Roosevelt; Emma Goldman; Winona LaDuke; Jeannette Rankin; Poster is 12" x 12"
Winona LaDuke (born (Anishinaabe) is an American Indian activist, environmentalist, economist, and writer. In 1996 and she ran for vice president as the nominee of the Green Party of the United States, on a ticket headed by Ralph Nader.
Water protector Winona LaDuke, my heroine / Honor the Earth!
“White people don’t feel oppressed, but feel powerless. Deconstruct that disempowerment. Part of the mythology that they’ve been teaching you is that you have no power. Power is not brute force and money; power is in your spirit. Power is in your soul. It is what your ancestors, your old people gave you. Power is in the earth; it in your relationship to the earth." - Winona LaDuke, activist