Archive for October 2016

We Will Win with Prayers

by Rev. Emily Goldthwaite Fries Emily is the Associate Minister at Mayflower Congregational United Church of Christ. She delivered the following remarks on October 25th at the Emergency Rally held in Minneapolis in response to Hennepin County Sheriff Stanek’s decision to send Special Operations Units to Standing Rock to participate in the violent suppression of…

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A Door Will Open

Muhammad Jiwa is the Outreach Coordinator at MNIPL where he works with youth and Muslim communities to build the climate justice movement. He gave the following remarks at a press conference preceding a hearing at the Public Utilities Commission to consider approval of Xcel Energy’s plan to retire Sherco 1 & 2 coal plants. Hi…

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