Tag Archives: Boundary Waters

Climate Crisis, the Environment and U.S. Militarism: Making the Connections

The US military is responsible for the most egregious and widespread pollution of the planet, yet this information and accompanying documentation goes almost entirely unreported.

What Entities are Behind the Reckless Endangerment of Northern Minnesota and its Water Resources

There has not been a single [copper mine] that has not permanently polluted the ground water and the downstream watersheds

Profit vs. Water: Copper-Nickel Mining in Minnesota

We citizens hold the Commons as constitutional rights; natural rights endowed to us and to future generations. This is the social contract between people and government. Without the public trust, government is useless—or worse, an enabler.

Sara Thomsen: Precious Water (Song)

 A song addressing Minnesota’s sulfide mining controversy. Visit Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness for more background at www.friends-bwca.org/and MiningTruth, www.miningtruth.org/, a project of Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness, Conservation Minnesota, and the Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy. Words below.  (you can listen to the song here) Here’s the link to the event page on Facebook if you care […]