ICTMN Staff
2/6/14
It is no secret that uranium mines have been contaminating the Navajo reservation and its inhabitants for decades. But it wasn’t always that way...
Jennifer Denetdale

Like so many other times, I stopped at a gas station just outside the boundary of the Navajo Nation. As I start to pump gas in my SUV for my trip back to Albuquerque, a young Diné woman approaches me and asks if she might catch a ride to Gallup, a bordertown about 15 minutes away....

1/14/14
Steve Russell

Cheap shots have been taken at the Affordable Care Act—Obamacare—on the ground that most of the Congress that voted for it never read it. The shot is true. What makes it cheap is ignorance....

1/4/14
ICTMN Staff
12/23/13
For good or ill, many indigenous people now celebrate Christmas. And there’s no denying that the music can be quite beautiful...
ICTMN Staff
12/18/13
The Navajo Nation could net up to $1 billion for the cleanup of abandoned uranium mines and processing plants in Cove, Arizona and Shiprock, New Mexico, after a bankruptcy judge ru...
ICTMN Staff
12/17/13
The holiday-shopping season is full upon us, and those who celebrate Christmas are in a flurry of activity...
ICTMN Staff
12/16/13
On Friday, a federal appeals court lifted a temporary ban on horse slaughter in the U.S., removing barriers for plants to open while a lawsuit by The Humane Society of the United S...
Lee Allen
12/15/13
Fill the vehicle up with gas, pack the cooler, bring the maps, and grab your copy of Native Roads , because we’re taking a trek through lots of square miles of Indian Country—at le...
Wahleah Johns

Part of the debate about how to approach pollution cleanup at the big Navajo Generating Station coal-fired power plant near the Grand Canyon has always revolved around jobs and revenues for the Navajo Nation. Federal regulators heard more on this in recent public hearings....

12/15/13
ICTMN Staff
12/9/13
Solar power can deliver heat not only more efficiently than oil but also at a much lower cost—and, writes an architect in the Staten Island Advance newspaper of New York City, anci...

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