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Indigenous Environmental Network

The time is now for real relief. This Tuesday, December 8th, Indigenous Environmental Network is joining our relatives rallying online for a People’s Bailout!

We’ll unite our call to demand people be the center of our next stimulus package, hear stories from frontline workers and activists fighting for relief and give a report on the status of Stimulus Packages being drafted this week in Congress.We will be joined by The Honorable Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez (D-NY7), Chairwoman of the House Small Business Committee and more special guests from our 1,000 signatory partner organizations.

Tuesday, December 8th at 7pm EST: Join us online to rally for a People’s Bailout.


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Healthcare workers are striking for safer working conditions. Renters and homeowners are calling on landlords and banks to demand rent and mortgage cancellation. Black, Indigenous and Latino people of color have a COVID-19 age-adjusted death rate of triple or more of white Americans. Millions of people, including many in the undocumented community, have not been eligible for any pandemic relief. Small business owners are fighting big banks for access to relief funds to pay their employees. Community members are calling for the release of people trapped in unsafe detention centers.
There’s simply no more time to wait. Join us on Tuesday to rally for relief right now.

In solidarity,

The People’s Bailout Core organizing team: Center for Popular Democracy, Indivisible, It Takes Roots, Movement for Black Lives, Care in Action, People’s Action, Sierra Club, Working Families Party

Indigenous Environmental Network is a sister member of the It Takes Roots alliance of alliances. 

Established in 1990, The Indigenous Environmental Network is an international environmental justice nonprofit that works with tribal grassroots organizations to build the capacity of Indigenous communities. I EN’s activities include empowering Indigenous communities and tribal governments to develop mechanisms to protect our sacred sites, land, water, air, natural resources, the health of both our people and all living things, and to build economically sustainable communities.

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