Category Archives: mining

NCAI, Tribal Nations, Pearl Jam and Help Blackfeet Protect Sacred Badger-Two Medicine Site

A new phase in the fight to protect the Blackfeet’s sacred Badger–Two Medicine traditional homelands has pulled together improbable allies including 17 tribes and nations in Washington and Canada, Senator Jon Tester and the rock group Pearl Jam. The Blackfeet Nation of more than 17,000 members on April 22 stepped up an action plan to protect its traditional homelands by […]

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Federal Judge Rules in Favor of Nez Perce, Blocks Megaloads in Idaho

From Earth First! News A U.S. District Judge ruled in favor of the Nez Perce Tribe and Idaho Rivers United today, effectively blocking megaloads from Highway 12 in Idaho. The Nez Perce brought the case to court in August, as Omega Morgan tried to transport General Electric megaloads up Highway 12 without asking permission from the Forest Service. The megaloads […]

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