Kari Lydersen

Battling the Chef Menteur Landfill

Vietnamese Americans dream of a new urban farm in New Orleans but fear post-Katrina environmental hazards.

The Cultural Impact of Eroding Wetlands

Louisiana tribes cling to traditions as oil and gas industries take their land.

Having Their Say

With digital recorders and DVDs, young people are saving endangered languages.

Wind Power

An energy source that could fuel the future of reservations.

Chicago's Police Problem

Despite a long history of scandals and abuse, the city has yet to discipline and reform its police department.