Category Archives: News

Angelo Baca: “Bears Ears is Here to Stay”

In the New York Times, here.

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NARF Presser on Bears Ears

Here: President Trump’s action to revoke and replace the Bears Ears National Monument is not only an attack on the five sovereign nations with deep ties to the Bears Ears region, it is a complete violation of the separation of … Continue reading

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NYTs: “President Trump Expected to Shrink Bears Ears by as Much as 90 Percent”

Here.

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News Profile on Judge Abby Abinanti

From Rebecca Clarren of InvestigateWest, here is “NATIVE AMERICAN JUDGE SHOWS PEACEMAKING COURTS OFFER A MODEL FOR REFORM.”

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“Trump taunts ‘Pocahontas’ during Native American event” Ostensibly Honoring Navajo Code Talkers

Here. And here. From the Atlantic: “Trump’s Most Egregious ‘Pocahontas’ Joke Yet.”

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Linda Greenhouse: “A Conservative Plan to Weaponize the Federal Courts”

Here.

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More on the Keystone Spill

“200,000 Gallons of Oil Spill From the Keystone Pipeline: The leak comes just four days before TransCanada faces an important vote.” [The Atlantic] And a message for the Nebraska Public Service Commission: “Keystone XL Needs Much Higher Oil Prices To … Continue reading

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WaPo: “Trump appointee to Bureau of Indian Affairs resigns after Interior’s IG slams the loan program he oversaw”

Here.

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NYTs: “Vast Indigenous Land Claims in Canada Encompass Parliament Hill”

Here.

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CNN: “The forgotten minority in police shootings”

Here. An excerpt: Native Americans are killed in police encounters at a higher rate than any other racial or ethnic group, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Yet rarely do these deaths gain the national … Continue reading

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