environment

No to radioactive garbage on Native land!

December 2005

On September 9, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission approved a permit for a nuclear waste dump on the tiny Skull Valley Goshute Reservation in western Utah. A consortium of nuclear power… Read more »

Too much carbon dioxide and too few trees

December 2005

Nature provides its own greenhouse effect, which makes life on planet earth possible. But human activity is intensifying that effect dangerously. Carbon dioxide in the atmosphere permits the heat rays… Read more »

After Katrina: keeping our eyes on the prize

February 2006

“To survive,” said one Black woman at the December 9 national conference of the People’s Hurricane Relief Fund and Oversight Coalition (PHRF) in Jackson, Mississippi, “you have to get up… Read more »