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How American Indian Land Is Still Being Stolen For Mining - Kierán Suckling

American Indian land is being stolen from them for valuable mining rights, and we look at how the Congress’ secret giving away of Apache sacred sites is awakening outrage over a pattern of theft and environmental exploitation with Kierán Suckling. 130 more words

Environment

Travel Diary: Pine, AZ

Ever hear of Pine, AZ?  No?  Don’t worry – I hadn’t either.

A few weeks ago my dad had the idea of going on a family getaway up to northern Arizona.   202 more words

May 2015 Revision

This web site is being revised to allow for new Arizona content. Many links and pages are broken or do not work.

All posts (About 70) should appear on page one (the front page). 10 more words

Phoenix

Saguaro Lake Sunrise by slkendall2012

Stormy sunrise over Saguaro Lake, Arizona. Fishermen were leaving shore in anticipation. Birds were waking. Gorgeous morning.

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Theodore Roosevelt Lake, AZ

A fellow blogger recommended Theodore Roosevelt lake to me. I was looking for relief from the 90 degree weather, a place to kayak and a campsite where Maya could enjoy swimming. 1,028 more words

Desert

Floating downstream in the desert

The thermometer said 91. But who cares? A breeze ruffled the Salt River that flows past the Red Mountain and I dipped my hand in the cold water that used to be snow. 482 more words

Travel