Western conservationists continue to treat Tribal peoples as threats to endangered flora and fauna and often forcibly relocate them to create "natural reserves."
For starters, this protest is about a competing idea for the future of the planet -- and waves of people will show up to make that point.
Sheila Bapat is a recovered attorney who now writes about gender and economic justice. Her first book, Part of the Family? Nannies, Housekeepers, Caregivers, and the Battle for Domestic Workers' Rights, was published by Ig Publishing in 2014.