“She is the teen fighting to protect Canada’s water — meet 13-year-old Canadian Autumn Peltier. She speaks bravely, confidently and passionately, and as a so-called water walker, Peltier pleaded with Justin Trudeau to protect Canada’s water.”
What I’ve been told through ceremonies is Mother Earth has been surviving for millions of years without us. And it’s taken us less than a century to destroy her — and Mother Earth doesn’t need us, but we need her.
As a Wikwemikong First Nation representative, Autumn also recently addressed the General Assembly on World Water Day at the launch of the UN’s International Decade for Action on Water for Sustainable Development.