Posts Tagged ‘Alaska Native’

Trump sold off the Arctic Refuge — Congress must end this boondoggle

Republicans opened the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling in 2017, but Congress still has the power and the opportunity to reverse this disastrous Trump-era policy. This piece originally appeared in The Hill.  By: Finis Dunaway On his first day in office last year, President Biden issued an executive order to pause all oil and gas activities…

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A thousand trails home, with Seth Kantner

Author Seth Kantner shares stories from his new book, a stunningly lyrical firsthand account of a life spent hunting, studying and living alongside caribou in wild Alaska. “A Thousand Trails Home,” written by Seth Kantner, encompasses the historical past and present day, revealing the fragile and intertwined lives of people and animals surviving in an…

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The slide show that changed history

On the anniversary of President Biden halting all oil and gas activities in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, author Finis Dunaway revisits the unlikely activist who helped build a grassroots protection movement one slide show at a time. This piece originally appeared on Arctic Relations: Scholarship & Stories. You can also find it online via…

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