Georgetown Texas and other cities go “all in” on renewable energy

Last month the cities of Pueblo, Colorado, and Moab, Utah became the first cities to commit to going 100 percent renewable since Trump took office, bringing the total number of cities that have gone 100 percent renewable, or have pledged to go 100 percent renewable, to 23. And while a handful of those cities are located in Democratic bastions like …

Yankton Sioux Challenges ‘Plenary Power’ Doctrine in DAPL Case; U.S. Has violated Article VI of the Constitution

By Peter d’Errico • February 27, 2017, Originally posted at Indian Country Media Network The Yankton Sioux and their Chairman, Robert Flying Hawk, have broken new ground in litigation against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to protect the waters of the Missouri River from invasion and desecration by the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL): Their complaint challenges the federal Indian law concept …