Pipeline Spills More Than 8,000 Gallons of Jet Fuel Into Indiana River

By Olivia Rosane, Ecowatch.com  -

A pipeline spilled more than 8,000 gallons of jet fuel into an Indiana river, The Associated Press reported Sunday. The affected river was St. Marys River in Decatur, which is a town of 9,500 [...]

More Than 200 Protest Deportations At Gary Airport Under Eye Of Armed SWAT Officers

By Meredith Colias-Pete, Chicagotribune.com -

For Richard Aguirre, protesting the deportations of people who have entered the country without permission from the Gary/Chicago International Airport was a natural extension of his work that [...]

Indiana Governor Passes Anti-Solar Bill: Death Blow To The Industry?

By Danielle Ola, www.pv-tech.org -

By Danielle Ola for PV Tech - The financial benefit currently available to solar users will be sharply curtailed over the next few years, after Indiana governor Eric Holcomb signed SEA 309 into [...]

Indiana Teachers Sit-In Demanding Young Recuse Himself From DeVos Vote

By Paulina Firoz, www.thehill.com -

By Paulina Firoz for The Hill - A group of teachers in Indiana held a sit-in at the office of a senator they say should recuse himself from the vote to confirm President Trump’s pick for [...]

Indiana: A Snapshot of Inequality

By Sheila Kennedy, www.inequality.org -

By Sheila Kennedy for Inequality - Let me start with a few facts that should “afflict the comfortable” and motivate citizens of good will to “comfort the afflicted.” According to the latest [...]

An Indiana City Is Poised To Become The Next Flint

By Alex Zielinski, www.thinkprogress.org -

By Alex Zielinski for Think Progress - Akeeshea Daniels first suspected something was off when her two toddlers came down with scarlet fever. It was 2004, and she just moved her family into a [...]

Cop Block Founder Arrested On Chalking Warrant From Indiana

By Carlos Miller, www.photographyisnotacrime.com -

By Carlos Miller for PINAC - When Cop Blockers Adam “Ademo Freeman” Mueller and Brian Sumner kicked off their Mobile Accountability of Cops tour last month, they knew there would be a strong [...]

Backlash To Anti-Gay Laws Not A Movement, But The Result Of One

By Kate Aronoff, www.wagingnonviolence.org -

There was a showdown this week in Indiana and it had nothing to do with the Final Four — well, almost. Last Friday, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed into law Senate Bill 101, also known as the [...]

Building A Fusion Politics-Based Movement

By Harry Targ, www.heartlandradical.blogspot.com -

All of a sudden Indiana has been thrust onto the national stage. Governor Mike Pence in a closed meeting signed the newly minted Restoration of Freedom of Religion Act (RFRA) passed by the state [...]

Indiana Religious Freedom Law Rewrite A Victory Over Discrimination

By Zack Ford, www.thinkprogress.org -

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (R) and state Republican leaders have been playing damage control this week, claiming that the Religious Freedom Restoration Act is not a law that enables anti-LGBT [...]

Indiana Activists Protest Anti-Gay Law

By Associated Press, www.theguardian.com -

Hundreds of people gathered outside the Indiana Statehouse on Saturday, to rally against a new law that opponents say could sanction discrimination against gay people. Republican governor Mike [...]

Privatization Fails, Will We Learn Government Can Do Better

By Dan Carpenter, www.nuvo.net -

The money from the Indianapolis water-sewer utility sale is gone, and rates are going up, as the city told us would happen, sale or no sale. The money from the Indianapolis parking meter sale [...]