Amanda Lickers

Amanda Lickers belongs to the Turtle Clan of the Onondowa’ga Haudenosaunee, and is a curator at Reclaim Turtle Island (@defendourlands). She spends her time fanning the flames of the Indigenous insurrection, supporting grassroots land defense and sovereignty struggles. Currently based in Tiotiah:ke (“Montreal”), occupied Kanien’keha:ka (“Mohawk”) territory, she organizes against land exploitation projects that threaten the health of her territories, like Line 9 and Energy East. Amanda recently released her first short film, co-produced with titled Kahsatstenhsera, on Indigenous resistance to tar sands pipelines in NE Turtle Island. #stopthebeast