Monthly Archives: March 2016

Bernie’s attention to Native issues is unprecedented

Bernie Sanders appointed a respected Native advocate as his adviser on Native issues– and it appears she’s doing a good job and he is listening to her.  It’s hard to think of a presidential candidate– ever– that gave such attention … Continue reading

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Solar arrays in the desert: Killing more birds than you imagine

In the past three years there has been a stunning and seemingly reckless increase in solar farms in California.  Before 2013, solar farms covered four square miles of land.  They now cover nearly 60 square miles and more are planned.  … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day from the Choctaw Nation

Here is a wonderful story of how the impoverished Choctaw Nation took up an offering and sent $170 to Ireland during the Great Potato Famine of 1847.  This monument to that act of charity stands in Ireland today.    

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Will the GOP Deny Trump his Manifest Destiny?

The Republican Party faces an epic meltdown:  either they yield to the redneck zombie apocalypse brought on by Donald Trump, or they face a brokered convention.  With Trump’s loss in Ohio, the latter is now more likely. Here are a … Continue reading

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Racism at Nebraska High School Basketball Tournament

just re-tweeting this; it speaks for itself http://panicbutton.sportsblog.com/posts/13931503/racism-alive-and-well-at-nebraska-state-basketball-tournaments.html  

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