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Navajo Nation moves to shut down hemp farms amid claims of marijuana growing

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Navajo Nation officials have cracked down on hemp farms, a budding enterprise that has employed 200 Navajos and Asian nationals in a poor, rural area.

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Navajo Nation moves to shut down hemp farms amid claims of marijuana growing

Navajo Nation moves to shut down hemp farms amid claims of marijuana growing

Navajo Nation officials have cracked down on hemp farms, a budding enterprise that has employed 200 Navajos and Asian nationals in a poor, rural area.

Navajo Nation Justice Department sues tribal member, businesses over hemp production sites

Navajo Nation Justice Department sues tribal member, businesses over hemp production sites

The Farmington Daily Times reports The Navajo Nation Department of Justice is suing Shiprock resident Dineh Benally and two businesses, alleging they are growing and marketing industrial ...

As Covid-19 tears through Navajo Nation, young people step up to protect their elders

As Covid-19 tears through Navajo Nation, young people step up to protect their elders

Younger generations have come to play a pivotal grassroots role in the pandemic response across Navajo Nation, which has been devastated by Covid-19.

Celebrities call for more help for Navajo Nation to fight coronavirus

Celebrities call for more help for Navajo Nation to fight coronavirus

The Native American reservation has been hard hit by coronavirus and has few resources

Navajo Women and the Racialization of Early Electronic Manufacture

Navajo Women and the Racialization of Early Electronic Manufacture

The archive of visual materials that document the history and industrial strategy of Fairchild Semiconductor, the most influential and pioneering electronics company in Silicon Valley’s ...

How the Pandemic Is Affecting the Navajo Nation

How the Pandemic Is Affecting the Navajo Nation

A conversation about the challenges facing—and the resilience of—the largest reservation in the country, which has become a COVID-19 hotspot

Checkpoints, Curfews, Airlifts: Virus Rips Through Navajo Nation

Checkpoints, Curfews, Airlifts: Virus Rips Through Navajo Nation

The coronavirus is tearing across the largest Native American reservation in the United States. Facing a spike in deaths, Navajo officials are scrambling to respond.

Dire streets: muddied roads and broken promises on the Navajo nation

Dire streets: muddied roads and broken promises on the Navajo nation

In rain or snow, Route 5010 in New Mexico is impassable – and highlights the government’s shameful neglect of Native people

After 150 Years, Navajo Win Back Political Power in Utah

After 150 Years, Navajo Win Back Political Power in Utah

Now that the Navajo have secured a majority on the San Juan County Commission in Utah for the first time, a political battle is breaking out as they push for substantive changes.

Why has Navajo Nation been hit so hard by the coronavirus?

Why has Navajo Nation been hit so hard by the coronavirus?

Navajo Nation has the highest per capita infection rate in US, highlighting centuries of neglect, native leaders say.

Visiting Monument Valley

Visiting Monument Valley

If you want to see the most iconic landscapes of the American southwest, you MUST visit Monument Valley. Here are my tips for visiting Monument Valley Park.