Tribal Coalition Holds Dems Accountable who Aligned with Trump on Interior Secretary Nominee

Published February 6, 2017 JACKSON, WYOMING – GOAL Tribal Coalition, one of the largest tribal organizations in North America has challenged members of the Democratic caucus on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee who voted with Republicans to approve President Donald Trump’s nominee for Secretary of the Interior, Rep. Ryan Zinke, to reconsider their […]

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Protesting ‘Racist’ Israeli State and Home Demolitions: Thousands Rally in Tel Aviv (VIDEO)

Thousands rallied in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv on Saturday evening in protest of home demolitions targeting Palestinian citizens of Israel, with demonstrators calling the Israeli state’s demolition campaign “racist” and an act of “incitement” against Palestinian citizens. Protesters reportedly called on Israeli Minister of Public Security Gilad Erdan to resign for “lying” to […]

Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s Message to Water Protectors & Allies

Published February 5, 2017 STANDING ROCK INDIAN RESERVATION – With the impending spring thaw, several efforts are underway to cleanup and ultimately clear the encampments where thousands of water protectors have camped to show solidarity and resistance to the Dakota Access pipeline. The encampments are in a flood plain and will be under water when […]

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Tribe Says Corps Does Not Have Authority to Stop Environmental Review

Guest Commentary Published February 5, 2017 Mark Trahant / Trahant Reports Cognitive scientist George Lakoff once described the process for Republican thinking. It’s a set of assumptions built on the idea of a strict father. He wrote in his classic book, Don’t Think of an Elephant, “The strict father model begins with a set of assumptions: The […]

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Fifth Navajo Files Sex Abuse Lawsuit against Mormon Church

Published February 5, 2017 WINDOW ROCK – For the past 10 months, The Mormon Church has been the subject of a series of lawsuits filed in the Window Rock District Court claiming that some Navajo children put in the church’s placement program in the 1950s and 1960s were raped, abused or molested by the families who […]

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