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Tribal Partnerships Program

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December 20, 2020 | In the News: Mother Jones

For the Last 4 Years “Tribes Have Been Pushed Aside by This Administration”

Gussie Lord, Managing Attorney, Tribal Partnerships Program, Earthjustice: “The onslaught of federal rule rollbacks under environmental laws was like nothing we’ve ever seen. It resulted in not only a weakening of substantive environmental protection, but was also a real attack on public participation and access to information.”

April 21, 2020 | Feature

Insider Briefing: Under the Cover of COVID

Earthjustice leadership discuss how our attorneys are mounting a vigorous defense in the courts and on Capitol Hill during this pivotal moment in environmental protection.

March 5, 2020 | Feature

Insider Briefing: Lawyers for the Seventh Generation

Gussie Lord, Earthjustice’s first-ever director of tribal partnerships, and Stefanie Tsosie, senior associate attorney, tribal partnerships, discuss the complex legal, cultural, and political issues unique to this vital work.

December 17, 2019 | In the News: National Observer

Ancient Tribal Graves Threatened By Trump Border Wall

Gussie Lord, Director of Tribal Partnership, Earthjustice: “It can take a million dollars to hire consultants to find the physical documents for federal recognition, which, given the historical violence and displacement, is an almost impossible burden.”