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Lives in the Balance

Politics

Lives in the Balance

The way of life of the Gwich’in people could be threatened by the impacts of oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Award-winning photographer Deddeda Stemler chronicles their existence on the banks of the Porcupine River in the Yukon Territory. See the related story and a commentary by Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio).

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