April 16, 2007
Craig Childs lifts the rug of modern-day Phoenix, Ariz., to examine the remnants of the civilization that preceded it -- the Hohokam people, who also built a great city in the middle of the desert, and flourished until the day they ran out of water. Also in this issue: Just over the Arizona-Sonora border, Tohono O'odham traditionalists have joined environmental groups in fighting a proposed Mexican hazardous waste landfill.
- Eric Clark on The Bundy family, on trial
- Steve Snyder on What Obama can actually do about Standing Rock
- Harold Johnson on What Obama can actually do about Standing Rock
- Dana Powers on At Standing Rock, activists dig in on historic treaty land
- Dan Roper on Trekking across Colorado’s fragmented wildernesses