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Indigenous traditional knowledge to be included in U.S. efforts against climate change for first time

President Joe Biden pledged during the opening of the White House Tribal Nations Summit to be the first president to work with the tribes to comprehensively incorporate tribal ecological knowledge into the federal government’s scientific approach to fight climate change. ... Read more»

Documents show Feds downplayed ground zero health risks

New documents have emerged showing that federal officials in Washington and New York went further than was previously known to downplay concerns about health risks, misrepresenting or concealing information that ultimately might have protected thousands of people from the contaminated air at ground zero.... Read more»