Watch: Indigenous People Protest in Copenhagen

Fri Dec. 11, 2009 1:56 PM EST

The Indigenous Environmental Network protested outside the US Embassy in Copenhagen to shame the US government for approving contracts that use tribal lands, such as tar sands, coal, and gas leases.

This video was produced by The Uptake as part of the Copenhagen News Collaborative, a cooperative project of several independent news organizations. Check out the constantly updated feed here. Mother Jones’ comprehensive Copenhagen coverage is here, and our special climate change package is here.