The largest potash mine in the country is coming to Central Michigan. But at what cost?
The proposed solution — a thirty-one-mile-long pipeline draining Lake Michigan — is dividing residents of Joliet, Illinois.
Many of the most important reforms at the root of the city’s water crisis remain undone.
Moratoriums on evictions, utility shut-offs now are necessary, but policymakers should also plan for the post-coronavirus fallout.
Activists have been working for years to change the broader narrative around water access.
"During my visits to to the nursing home, Dad and I have sometimes settled into chairs to time-travel through a photo album."
"home is built upon the scaffolding / of a hundred thousand stories..."
An excerpt from The Milwaukee Anthology.
Water, oil, and industrial volcanoes in Indiana's Calumet region, along the shore of Lake Michigan.
In an era of climate change and corporate extraction, what will it take to manage the Great Lakes?
On Toni Morrison, Black womanhood, and the Minnesota landscape.