Visionary Science, Ethics, Law and Action in the Public Interest

  1. Announcing the 2017 Women’s Congress Nov 3-5, Minneapolis MN


    The Women’s Congress for Future Generations took place on November 3-5, 2017 in Minneapolis, MN. This year’s themes were: Climate, Health and Justice. We had another opportunity to convene and grow in our connectedness and in our commitment to future generations. We gathered around the Sacred Circle and deepened our commitment to Mother Earth. We…Read More →

  2. SEHN Urges President Obama to Protect Rights of the Standing Rock Water Protectors


    President Obama: Cease Construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline Immediately; Compel Department of Justice Investigation into Law Enforcement Treatment of Water Protectors     North Dakota and Iowa— On the night of November 20th, over mainstream and social media, the world witnessed the militarized, violent and unjust treatment of those assembled at Standing Rock defending the waters….Read More →

  3. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Over 70 Organizations Call on President Obama to Stop Dakota Access Pipeline


    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Wednesday, November 2, 2016   Contact:   Carolyn Raffensperger, moreinfo AT sehn DOT org, (515) 268-0600 Matt Ohloff, matto@iowacci, (515) 282-0484    Over 70 Organizations Call on President Obama to Stop Dakota Access Pipeline   Des Moines, IA – Over 70 grassroots organizations from around the United States sent a letter…Read More →

  4. Dear President Obama: NoDAPL


    November 1, 2016   Dear President Obama,   Your administration is in the midst of reviewing the permits for Dakota Access’ crude oil pipeline as described in a memo released Sept. 9th, 2016. We strongly urge you to expand the review to the entire pipeline route and not limit it to the Missouri River crossing at Lake Oahe…Read More →