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The Red Deal: An Indigenous action plan to save the earth

  • April 23, 2021
On Earth Day, we speak with two of the more than two dozen Indigenous authors of a new book that…
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Senate confirms Deb Haaland as first Native American cabinet secretary

  • March 17, 2021
The Senate has confirmed Deb Haaland as secretary of the interior, making her the first Native American ever to serve…
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Indigenous people to be left out of UN biodiversity talks

  • March 12, 2021
Aiming to preserve 30 percent of the world’s land and water by 2030, dozens of countries will take part in…
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‘Our water has been depleted to provide energy for everyone else’: Navajo Nation left without power

  • March 8, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought additional urgency to a long-time issue for the Navajo Nation: lack of electricity. Despite historically…
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Transfer of Oak Flat, sacred Native land, to mining company halted by Biden Admin

  • March 4, 2021
The Biden administration has withdrawn an environmental review for a massive copper mine in eastern Arizona, temporarily blocking a multinational…
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Indigenous expertise is reducing bushfires in Australia. It’s time to harness that knowledge for other disasters

  • February 26, 2021
By Kamaljit K Sangha, Andrew Edwards, and Willie Rioli Sr Northern Australia is by far the most fire-prone region of…
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‘Conservatives act like we’re going to take away their land’: GOP Senators grill Deb Haaland, Biden’s cabinet pick

  • February 25, 2021
Indigenous communities across the United States are closely following the Senate confirmation hearings of Congressmember Deb Haaland, President Joe Biden’s…
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As North Dakota faces world’s deadliest outbreak, Native communities condemn states’ COVID response

  • November 19, 2020
As COVID-19 rampages through the U.S., we look at how the rapid spread of the disease is affecting Native American communities,…
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‘We can participate in the economy’: The Great Sioux Nation is building a 235-megawatt wind farm

  • October 27, 2020
The Great Sioux Nation, whose territory spans what is now North and South Dakota, are planning to build a 235…
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Drilling on this North Dakota oil field likely to harm Native women and children disproportionately

  • October 26, 2020
Fossil fuel extraction in the Bakken Shale oil field in North Dakota would disproportionately harm local Native American populations, according…
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