Category Archives: News

“Cannabis Trial of the Year Opens in Flandreau, South Dakota”

Here.

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“‘Spiteful and petty’: Maine governor bans signs to Obama-designated monument”

From the Guardian, here.  Katahdin is the Penobscots’ sacred mountain. When you look north as the river splits into its east and west branches, you look directly at Katahdin.

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PBS Newshour: 300,000 Disenfranchised by Voter ID Law in Wisconsin Alone

Here.  That state was decided by 22,000 votes in last Presidential election.  

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NYTs: “Battle Over Bears Ears Heats Up as Trump Rethinks Its Monument Status”

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The Guardian: “New Mexico’s tribal groups gear up to fight for their home”

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Trump Administration Moves Forward on Pebble Mine in Alaska, Which is Horrible

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The Guardian: “Dakota Access pipeline has first leak before pipeline is fully operational”

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John Borrows Wins 2017 Killam Prize

Here is “Prestigious award for leading researcher in Indigenous law.”

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NYTs: “Will Bears Ears Be the Next Standing Rock?”

Here. 

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Interior Secretary Meets With Ute Indian Tribe Leaders

Had a positive and open dialogue with the Ute Indian Tribe of Uintah and Ouray today on sovereignty, monuments, energy and public lands pic.twitter.com/pVAWE9SsxW — Secretary Ryan Zinke (@SecretaryZinke) May 3, 2017   Statement from the Department: Today Secretary of … Continue reading

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