Climate Struggle means supporting Indigineous Struggle
" Indigenous people are post-apocalyptic. In some cases, we have undergone several apocalypses. For my community alone, it was the destruction of the buffalo herds, the destruction of our animal relatives on the land, the destruction of our animal nations in the nineteenth century, of our river homelands in the twentieth century. I don’t want to universalize that experience; it was very unique to us as nations. But if there is something you can learn from #Indigenous people, it’s what it’s like to live in a post-apocalyptic society."
Traditions and experiences of indigenous struggle can help us comprehend what it means to live in post-apocalyptic times. It also brings home that #ClimateJustice must go hand in hand with #decolonization
The destruction of the planet is intimately tied with colonialist settler states and their structures.
Or to paraphrase Kesīqnaeh: fascism is colonialism turned inward.
Sorry for spamming the timeline! After posting I reread the old CW / Topic ( was: Indigenous Struggle is Climate Struggle) and thought it came off as flattening indigenous struggles which I don't know enough about. I'm currently reading about decolonization and indigenous struggles and realizing how they are fundamental for climate justice and #restoration and how we should be supportive of those struggles.
Sunbeam City is a anticapitalist, antifascist solarpunk instance that is run collectively.