Native Roots Radio Presents I’m Awake – September 8, 2021

Today’s hosts are Robert Pilot, Wendy Pilot, Ogimaa Giniw Ikwe and Louis Eagle Thunder. Ogimaa has our news as she highlights the People vs. Fossil Fuels rally in Washington DC in October, whistleblowers saying the EPA has been falsifying chemical risk assessments and more. We also have a round table conversation about lateral violence and the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA). We’re also joined by Bob Blake who has the solar news with Solar Bear. He talks about the Biden administration releasing a plan to turn our energy grid into renewable energy, carbon removal technology making major strides and more. In our sacred animals segment Wendy tells us about how Illinois has completely ended puppy stores, where the puppies mostly come from puppy mills.