EarthSayers.tv is the largest collection of voices speaking on behalf of Mother Earth hence its name. In this special collection we provide an introduction to the many voices advocating the rights of Mother Earth. A core element of this advocacy is embodied in a document entitled, The Universal Declaration of Rights of Mother Earth Preamble.
The preamble begins "We, the peoples and nations of Earth: considering that we are all part of Mother Earth, an indivisible, living community of interrelated and interdependent beings with a common destiny...
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Apache Resistance At Oak Flat Against Arizona Copper Mine
Stand with us in joining the San Carlos Apache Nation to protect Oak Flat campground, a sacred Apache site in the Tonto National Forest in central Arizona.
International mining giant Rio Tinto's plans to develop a massive copper mine there would leave a depression in the ground the size of the Winslow meteor crater, drain the aquifer and destroy important streams, springs and wildlife habitat.
The Rights of Nature in Ecuador by Didier Lacaze
Interviewing Ecuadorian Wisdom Keepers by Barry Heidt
Interconnectedness and Keeping Oil Underground by Manari Ushinga
West Papua Intervention at UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
Sacha Warmi Center and The Rights of Nature by Didier Lacaze
The Earth's Lawyer by Garz and Higgins
A Declaration from Amazonian Nationalities Michelle Thrush Presents
A Reading of the Universal Declaration of Mother Earth Preamble
About the Global Alliance for the Rights of Nature by Mari Margil
Declaration, Rights of Mother Earth by Maude Barlow
Amazon Women of Ecuador at UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
Easy Money in the Amazon - At what cost? by Patricia Gualinga
A Farmer in Africa: Property Rights by WRI
Rights of Nature by David Tucker of Pachamama Alliance
Rights of Mother Earth Conference, April, 2012
America's Wolves At Risk by Defenders of Wildlife
Message from Ecuador to Chevron CEO John Watson
Forest Keepers - Guarda Bosques in Español w/English Subtitles
Community Environmental Defense Fund by Mari Margil