5 June is World Environment Day. This is the United Nation's most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment. The theme for this years World Environment Day is #BeatingPlasticPollution. This years host country is India.
On 28 May 1830, United States President Andrew Jackson signed into law The Indian Removal Act. This unjust act authorized the United States to grant Indian lands west of the Mississippi in exchange for Indian lands within existing state borders.
On the 150th Anniversary of the 1868 Fort Laramie Treaty, 29 April 2018, Robby Romero joined a historic Treaty Ride through 1851 Treaty Land. Treaty Riders rode more than 400 miles on horseback through the grasslands, badlands, and prairies of the Great Northern Plains into Fort Laramie to challenge the US Government and its Congress to #RightTheWrong and #Honor1851Treaty.
The Taos Environmental Film Festival, in partnership with the UNM-Taos Digital Media Arts program, presents a special Mother Earth Day Celebration at the UNM-Taos Bataan Hall from 11am to 1pm showcasing a collection of music pictures from musician and filmmaker, Robby Romero.