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Myrna Gardner

Articles by Myrna Gardner


That Deadly Sip: The Water at the North Pole Will Kill You

Since November 27, 2013, the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has been receiving public comments on Flint Hill Resources’ request to reduce its liability to clean up drinking water at its North Pole refinery that is seriously contaminated with sulfolane, an industrial solvent used in the production gasoline.The...


A Republican Native American? How Can That Be?

In a speech to fellow Republicans in Chicago in December 1856, Abraham Lincoln said: “Our government rests in public opinion. Whoever can change public opinion, can change the government, practically just so much. Public opinion, or any subject, always has a 'central idea,' from which all its minor radiate...