Mary Annette Pember
1/28/14
The battle over building a huge open pit iron ore mine in the Penokee Hills in Northern Wisconsin is heating up on a number of fronts...
Mary Annette Pember
12/11/13
Gogebic Taconite (GTAC), the company that is seeking to dig the world’s biggest open pit iron ore mine near the Bad River Ojibwe Reservation in Wisconsin continues its battle with ...
Mary Annette Pember
8/21/13
More than 100 people signed up on August 15 in Hurley, Wisconsin to voice their opposition to the Gogebic Taconite (GTAC) mining company’s plan to conduct bulk sampling in the Peno...
Faith Franz
7/15/12

In 2008, the Office of Alaska Native Health Research revealed that two of the top three cancer hazards for American Indian Alaskans were military chemicals and asbestos. Unfortunately for many U.S. veterans, military hazards and asbestos hazards were often synonymous....