Kari Lydersen

Battling the Chef Menteur Landfill

by Kari Lydersen on Dec 9, 2009 12:00PM

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


The Cultural Impact of Eroding Wetlands

by Kari Lydersen on Nov 18, 2009 12:00PM

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


Having Their Say

by Kari Lydersen on Jun 16, 2009 12:00PM

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


Wind Power

by Kari Lydersen on Mar 20, 2008 12:00PM

An energy source that could fuel the future of reservations.


Chicago's Police Problem

by Kari Lydersen on May 16, 2007 12:00PM

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