This piece from Alaska Wilderness League’s executive director Adam Kolton originally appeared on Truthout.
Albert Einstein once said: “If you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it’s stupid.” Einstein may have been a genius, but we fishermen respectfully disagree.
A firsthand account of activities on Capitol Hill during the historic House vote to protect the Arctic Refuge.
Trump’s assault on climate and public lands has put vulnerable communities at risk. Under his leadership, millions of acres of public lands have been opened to the energy industry and crucial protections have been rolled back on Indigenous lands.