Climate change discussions focus on physical phenomena, such as melting glaciers and weather patterns, but climate change is, above all, a human story. And the Inuit in the Canadian Arctic who are opposing seismic blasting for oil in Baffin Bay are also fighting for self-determination. Source: On Melting Ice: Inuit Struggle Against Oil and Gas… continue reading »

PENOBSCOT NATION TRIBAL COUNCIL MEMBER CHARLENE VIRILIO TAKES THE OATH OF OFFICE IN THE PENOBSCOT LANGUAGE The election for Tribal Council was held on September 10th, 2016. Elected Council members serve four-year terms.  The Council consists of 12 members and every four years six of those seats are termed out.  Tribal Members who wish to… continue reading »