Linda Etchart is a lecturer in Human Geography at the University of Kingston, London, UK, and a regular contributor to the Latin America Bureau. She is the author of ‘Indigenous Peoples and the Rights of Nature’ in Voices of Latin America: Social Movements and the New Activism (Latin America Bureau/Practical Action 2019), edited by Tom Gatehouse. Her most recent article, co-authored with Leo Cerda, ‘Amazonians in New York: Indigenous Peoples and Global Governance’ appears in the Spring 2020 edition of the journal City: Analysis of urban trends, culture, theory, policy, action.
By Linda Etchart, Esperanza Project
From the tar sands of Alberta, Canada, to the oil fields of Texas, to the Ecuadorian Amazon, The Condor & the Eagle tells the story of the collective struggle of the Indigenous peoples of North and South America in their fight to preserve their communities and to protect the Earth from climate change.