Advocacy Proposal

Our group is doing our advocacy project on the Trinity River water flows and water rights for the Hoopa People. When water is taken from the river to ship to aggregate communities it lowers the water temperatures and kills the fish. The warm temperatures effect the wildlife, food supplies, causes illness and ruins diets for […] Continue reading

Is this working?

Link to episode 538: Is this working? This American Life episode is about “Stories of schools struggling with what to do with misbehaving kids. For teachers, it’s not clear how to get the kids to behave. Asking politely does not always work. Or detention. You can suspend them, but sending kids home from the thing […] Continue reading


Ericka and I chose to analyze the Family Resource Council (FRC); a liberal, right-winged group who is a religious based and family orientated organization. Their main focus according to their site is to promote “traditional family values” and “advance faith, family and freedom in public policy and the culture”. The FRC are known mainly for […] Continue reading