Native Americans on Farm Bill: Help Us Feed Ourselves

Native American agricultural activists expressed relief that the House Friday failed to pass an $868 billion spending bill that funds agriculture and nutrition assistance programs. “Today’s vote in the U.S. House provides an opportunity for even more Indian tribes to join the coalition in our efforts to raise public awareness of the risks and opportunities …

French Official: Attack Foiled, 2 Brothers Arrested

France’s interior minister says authorities have thwarted a possible attack using ricin or explosives and arrested two brothers.   Interior Minister Gerard Collomb told BFM television Friday that authorities were tracking extremist activity on social networks and identified two young men “preparing to commit an attack with explosives or ricin.”   He said the young …