The federal government’s 2014 climate change assessment puts the Standing Rock dispute in context with this paragraph about the Great Plains. “Rising temperatures are leading to increased demand for water and energy. In parts of the region, this will cons
Mark Trahant
9/12/16
TRAHANT REPORTS — On Friday I tweeted : “What an extraordinary day, the federal government has a pulse.” The United States finally weighed in on what many of us believe is the most...
Steve Russell
9/9/16
I remember the spraying, one of those clear vignettes from childhood in otherwise jumbled memories...
Kayla DeVault
8/24/16

Note: The following column first appeared in the Navajo Times.

It’s time Navajo Nation uses its powerful voice for indigenous solidarity, not oil prosperity. In fact, it’s well past time....

Mark Trahant
8/23/16
TRAHANT REPORTS —My Facebook feed is rolling with new feeds from those headed to North Dakota to join those protecting the drinking water for the people of Standing Rock and Cheyen...
Richard Walker
8/3/16
Refineries operated by two oil companies violated the Clean Air Act in two major U.S. cities and near Native lands in five states at various times since 2001...
Stephanie Woodard
1/13/16
“Horrifying” is how Lydia Johnson described the ordeal her Shoshone community has faced in recent weeks...
Mark Trahant
12/16/15
Tuesday’s debate was kind of like a traffic accident...
Richard Walker
12/1/15
Shell’s Puget Sound Refinery near the Swinomish Reservation has been fined $77,000 by the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries for an uncontrolled release of toxin...
ICTMN Staff
11/15/15
Just shy of three months after the Environmental Protection Agency accidentally triggered what has become known as the Gold King Mine spill on August 5, 2015, Sen...
Steve Russell
11/11/15
The herd is finally shrinking, but not necessarily in a rational manner...

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