Tag: Native American Issues
Opening day of huge casino was expected to draw a big crowd and cause traffic problems — and it did.
Chronicle Managing Editor Audrey Cooper tells Politico: “Make no mistake, Redskin is a slur.”
News photos from events all around the Bay Area this past week.
Check out the week’s news in photos with shots from around the Bay.
Nancy Pelosi and other members of Congress are reintroducing a bill aimed at combating violence against women. A press conference originally scheduled for Tuesday has been rescheduled for Wednesday. A previous version of the bill expired, as CNN reports: Supporters of the Violence Against Women Act hope to revive the law in a new Congress […]
The Winnemem Wintu Tribe, a band of indigenous people located in Northern California, have appealed to the United States Forest Service’s Regional Forester to temporarily close of part of McCloud River, located in the Shasta-Trinity National Forest. Forty to 60 tribal members and supporters gathered at Pacific Southwest Regional Forester Randy Moore’s Vallejo office at […]
Rachael Myrow here, host of the California Report, with a handful of links to cool and/or important stories outside the Bay Area local readers should check out. Judge denies request to step up delta pumping (Fresno Bee) House farm-spending bill to slam California (Fresno Bee) Shaquille O’Neal questioned in beating, kidnapping of man by gang […]
Native Americans and the city of Vallejo have been at odds over the planned development of a disputed burial site in a 15-acre park in the Glen Cove area. Since last week, protesters have been illegally camping and using fire pits, vowing to prevent the planned addition of a parking lot, bathroom, and trail to […]