Greta Thunberg & Tokatawin Iron Eyes In 2019, Greta Thunberg visited South Dakota to meet local climate activist Tokatawin Iron Eyes. Thunberg went first to the Pine Ridge reservation where Iron Eyes lives, then they marched together in a climate rally march in...
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Click the links below to read the stories I have written as a correspondent for Native Sun News.
I was honored to win 2nd Place in the 2017 South Dakota Newspaper Association's Better Newspaper Contest for my Feature Series on Whiteclay.
"This series is powerful -- both the coverage of the ongoing battle to close the beer stores in Whiteclay and the accompanying photographs that support the writing nicely. Excellent coverage of a landmark story in this region." Judges Comments
I was also honored to win 1st Place for a photo series I did called 'A Hero Comes Home' which covered the return of a Lakota soldier's remains to Pine Ridge for burial.
"'A hero comes home'... photos capture the community's respect and tradition. Great job." Judges Comments