Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – August 9, 2021

Today’s hosts are Wendy Pilot, Ogimaa Giniw Ikwe and Louis Eagle Thunder. In our news segment Ogimaa talks about the UN climate report showing the world is in big trouble when it comes to climate change, how Enbridge has already violated its environmental permits with Line 3 and more. Louise speaks with Phil Two Eagles, executive director of the Sicangu Lakota Treaty Council about reconciliation when it comes to treaties and how treaties can be honored by the US government. In segment 3 we’re joined by Dr. Anthony Stately who highlights whether we’re experiencing a new normal with COVID waves, vaccine effectiveness on the Delta variant and how poorer countries are unable to access vaccines and more.