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Urgent ask from Indigenous Elders
and PDX Black organizers, accomplices, and allies
Team this is an ask from local PDX mutual aid, counter system, and Black organizers, they're allies and accomplices. I can attest to all their accountability and ability.
Fom @medicbloc_pdx on instagram:
We are gathering monetary and physical donations for Winnemucca tribe and elders to assist them in their struggle against a proposed lithium mine in Thacker pass.
Two indigenous groups have gathered to protect the land and we are seeking to assist them.
Physical donations can be dropped off. Or dm us.
Monetary donations can go to the multiple locations listed in our link tree.
First slide: ID: a picture of the high dessert with scrub brush on the ground and mountains in the background. Black text “Defend Wimmemucca”
Teal text “supplies and support needed to defend and protect Thatcher Pass”
A white fist growing out of the ground with roots and branches that looks like a tree
Second slide: ID: Orange background “supplies needed to be delivered by PDX comrades”
Goes to donation drop off with with three teal arrows pointing at the list below and at “donation drop off locations” at the bottom of the page. “ gloves backpacks cooking utensils gas cards Camouflage overalls kitchen tent hand warmers personal first aid kits herbal tea firewood Faraday bags walk or big pot warm clothing Wifi hot spot tarps socks. A second list to the right with three Orange arrows coming out if the text “DM Medicbloc for drop off locations” solar setups (*jackery brand) propane flat tops remote game cams (spypoint remote link micro ite) dirt bikes/quads two way radios / baofeng plate carriers/impact resistant vests chainsaws + oil deer stands full face respirators
Orange arrow pointing right
Third slide: ID: Orange background black text “drop off locations. No questions asked drop off.
White background with black text “just state you have donations”
Teal background with black text “Oregon public house 700 NE Dekum. Bunk Bar Water 1028 SE Water Ave. Ryeor Institute Portland 325 NW 13th Ave.”
Monetary donations with an Orange arrow pointing right
Fourth slide: ID: Orange background “financial support :
Teal background. Blue square with white V venmo logo “@metal-medics” please write winnemucca or a Mountian emoji in the description box.
Green square with white dollar sign. “$medicblocPDX”
Gofundme for indigenous elders: https://gofundme.me/32DBC305 or link in bio