Video: How to Say Earth Day in Navajo
In Navajo there is no such term, specifically, as Earth Day. This is perhaps because to many Indigenous Peoples, every day is Earth Day. Earth Day was partly conceptualized after the famous public service announcement starring Iron Eyes Cody, an Italian actor who ended up embracing Native causes, as the “crying Indian” standing next to a pile of litter flung from a car passing on the highway.
Earth Day: 6 Reasons to Be Positive, Including Idle No More, From The Nation
It’s Earth Day, and those who would save our environment so that it keeps supporting human and other life are battling as never before to pull the planet back from its tipping point.
Notes From A Single Mom: Mother Earth, I Owe You a Huge Apology.
A few years ago on Earth Day, my daughters and I did something we’ve never done before. We laid face-down on the beach in Laguna, arms outstretched, along with about 10 other prostrate people, and gave the earth a great big hug.