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A new generation of Native activists will take a canoe journey around Alcatraz to mark Indigenous Peoples Day and pay homage to occupation of the island 50 years ago.
Terri Hansen | Oct 14, 2019
“Every single person can make a huge difference, and when we come together to work, anything is possible.”
Terri Hansen | Sep 20, 2019
It took riders 10 hours to reach remote families stranded in the aftermath of the “bomb cyclone” that devastated the Pine Ridge community.
Terri Hansen | May 10, 2019
Climate change is already damaging Indigenous ways of life. But tribes are adapting.
Terri Hansen | Mar 29, 2019
In light of important midterm election wins, two Native journalists revisit the influence of Indigenous peoples on democracy through the ages.
The decision upholds 19th century promises and should increase the number of fish for everyone.
Terri Hansen | Jun 11, 2018
“Indigenous peoples were always scientists. Their lives depended on it."
Terri Hansen | Apr 13, 2018
A new fund will support deeply researched investigative journalism that reports on critical issues in Indian Country.
Since Trump’s election, scientists have been scrambling to save climate change data sets. And one Michigan graduate student thought the more copies, the better.
Terri Hansen | Feb 21, 2017
Their victories have been inspiring to members of the Standing Rock Sioux in the fight against the Dakota Access pipeline.
Terri Hansen | Nov 29 2016
The Swinomish of Washington produced a climate adaptation plan two years before the state. Now it’s a template for all of Indian Country.
Terri Hansen | Aug 30 2017
Monarchs lay their eggs on this perennial wildflower along their migratory path to Canada. Plant it now and be nature’s ultimate wingman.
Terri Hansen | Nov 20 2018