Author Peter Matthiessen, Chronicler of Leonard Peltier, Walks On

Associated Press Author Peter Matthiessen, who championed the story of Leonard Peltier and Indian country in his work, walked on due to leukemia at age 86 on Saturday April 5, 2014. ICTMN Staff 4/7/14 Author Peter Matthiessen was a champion of Indian rights, not least of all for his controversial In the Spirit of Crazy […]

Big Oil and Our First Climate Change Refugees

VIDEO: http://www.cornell.edu/video/?videoID=2110 Author and conservationist Peter Matthiessen, a two-time National Book Award winner, delivered the 2012 Iscol Environmental Lecture before a packed Statler Auditorium April 23. The annual Iscol lecture, presented by the David R. Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, brings prominent leaders to campus to discuss crucial environmental issues. Event Date: April 23, […]