i. #nyudivest (#decarbonize nyu)
est. 2012, part of the greater fossil fuel divestment movement, evolving ever since
i’ve co-organized with the climate justice movement
ii. fairbanks climate action coalition
working for just transition,
including climate justice and enacting love,
i’ve served on the fcac council
and as a co-facilitator
for our keep it in the ground
(“it” being fossil hydrocarbons),
in defense of the sacred,
—as an ally with the gwich’in steering committee
—to defend their iizhik gwats’an gwandaii goodlit,
or, the sacred place where life begins.
this is the place, known in us federal terms,
as the 10-02 area of the arctic refuge.
from the northern alaska environmental center
thanks to my friends and colleagues,
for our shared work.
i acknowledge the labors of many
alaska native and non-native friends,
helping me in ongoing decolonizing work
through various trainings
as well as through
very dear friendships.