Vincent Schilling
5/16/15
In 2011, Brad Pitt – on behalf of his Make it Right Foundation made a promise to the Fort Peck Indian Reservation that his non-profit would build 20 environmentally friendly homes ...
Gale Courey Toensing
2/14/15
The Republicans in Congress passed a Senate bill Wednesday approving the construction of the $8 billion Keystone XL pipeline, which President Obama has pledged to veto...
Richard Walker
12/17/14
It’s been 35 years since James Rasmussen, chairman of the Duwamish River Cleanup Coalition, fished in the Duwamish River, his ancestors’ waterway which drains into Puget Sound...
Alex Jacobs
12/13/14

New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez made news after her Environment Secretary presented papers to DOE Secretary Ernest Moniz, with fines for LANL – the Los Alamos Nuclear Laboratory - of $32.6 million for 24 violations and WIPP - the Waste Isolation Pilot Project - $17.7 million for 13 violations...

Dean B. Suagee
11/26/14

In June 2014, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a proposed regulation known as the Clean Power Plan rule....

Gale Courey Toensing
11/19/14
The National Congress of American Indians members passed more than five dozen new resolutions at its annual meeting recently, but one of the first things the organization will deal...
Steve Russell
11/14/14
The Washington Post splashed the front page with the beginning of a series on the N word, which the Post reported is used 500,000 times a day on Twitter...
Anne Minard
8/1/14
The Navajo Nation has blocked a backdoor deal that would have allowed uranium mining to restart, despite lingering waste from past mining and a reservation-wide ban that’s been in ...
Tanya Lee
7/31/14
The Environmental Protection Agency has green lighted the Navajo Generating Station in northern Arizona to operate until 2030 on the condition that its owners – the Bureau of Recla...
Mary Annette Pember
7/16/14
The Wisconsin Federation of tribes has asked the Environmental Protection Agency to use the 404 C portion of Clean Water Act to stop mining activity by Gogebic Taconite (GTAC) in t...

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