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Dakota Wipeout Line. Dakota Access Pipeline harms environment, Native American civil rights

Dakota Wipeout Line. Dakota Access Pipeline harms environment, Native American civil rights

Lin Lin Mo, Reporter

October 13, 2016

Last year, I joined the fight against the Keystone XL Pipeline; I wrote letters to the senators and signed online petitions, as well as donated to environmental groups. The pipeline would have run through Canada and the United States, but the Obama administration ultimately voted to forbid its constructi...

Controversy about Native American symbols as sports mascots challenges tradition and racial sensitivity

Controversy about Native American symbols as sports mascots challenges tradition and racial sensitivity

sports

November 15, 2013

Professional and collegiate sport teams, most notably the Washington Redskins in the NFL, have received scrutiny for their use of Native American symbols in their team names.   This was a persisting issue, and it came to national attention when President Barack Obama said Redskins owner Dan Snyder should...