The Doctrine of Discovery and the Framework of Dominance have resulted in centuries of virtually unlimited resource extraction from the traditional territories of indigenous peoples, resulting in much harm to the Earth and people, incl. dispossession and impoverishment of indigenous peoples

At its eighth session in May 2009, the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues decided to appoint as Special Rapporteur Tonya Gonnella Frichner, a member of the Permanent Forum, to conduct…

A human being is a part of the whole, called by us “Universe,” experienced as something separated from the rest—a kind of optical delusion of [one’s] consciousness. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty. —Albert Einstein

A human being is a part of the whole, called by us “Universe,” a part limited in time and space. [One] experiences [oneself] . . . as something separated from…