Dreamers

The news that the Trump Administration will rescind DACA prompts an exploration of migration and USA-Mexico relations. This page will expand with relevant links and resources. From Lawlogix.com What Is the DREAM Act and Who Are DREAMers? While Congress debates issues regarding comprehensive immigration reform, the Department of Homeland Security has implemented the Deferred Action …

Hawai’i

Photo: Eric Tessmer, Hanauma Bay Hawai’i is the southernmost state in the USA The Hawaiian Archipelago hosts eight national parks, two renowned World Heritage Sites: Papahānaumokuākea, a Marine National Monument and Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park and an expansive Biosphere Reserve. More park info on the Planeta Wiki. Six major islands: Hawai’i Island, Maui, Lāna’i, Moloka‘i, O’ahu …

Hispanic Heritage Month

In the USA, aug 15- sep 15   hashtag: #HispanicHeritageMonth Key links https://www.hispanicheritagemonth.gov   Embedded tweets Celebrate #HispanicHeritageMonth with TSHA. Download your FREE Tejanos Through Time eBook: https://t.co/IO3Xo44ZJx#Latino #Tejano #Hispanic pic.twitter.com/s0gc0Mf641 — TxStHistAssoc (@TxStHistAssoc) September 17, 2017   Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/09

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Buzzwords Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Buzzwords 2017 The proposed reduction in budget and staff at the EPA is one of the major changes proposed by the Trump Administration. Key Links http://www.epa.gov @EPA   Planeta.com Planeta.com proposes an in-depth look at the EPA with your help. Our resource guide (this page) to the EPA will be …

Kahuku

In the Hawaiian language, ka huku means “the projection”, presumably a reference to Kahuku Point nearby, the northernmost point of land on the island of Oahu. The community of Kahuku is located northwest from Laie and east from Kuilima and Kawela Bay along Kamehameha Highway (Route 83). Wiki Kahuku Planeta.com Hawai’i

Future transit in southern Nevada

Livestreaming, On Board – Your Future Transportation Plan hosted by Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada. RTC will provide a new date and time. Hashtag: #RTCSNV The conversation will explore southern Nevada’s plan for future transit and introduce the website OnBoardSNV.com This visionary plan will identify how enhancements to the current bus system, new high capacity transit services …

National Monuments Report Summary

Buzzwords: National Monument First look at the report summary sent by U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke to the president regarding the 27 national monuments larger than 100,000 acres established since the presidency of Bill Clinton. The entire report has not yet been made public. Downsizing the size of the monuments represents an unprecedented effort …

History of the Old Spanish Trail

Photo: Jimmy Emerson, Old Spanish Trail Marker Las Vegas – The Clark County Wetlands Park hosts a lecture about the history of the Old Spanish Trail Thursday, August 17, from 6-8pm. Presenter Liz Warren is a historian and one of the founders of the Old Spanish Trail Association. The two-hour lecture is free to attend and …

#NavajoCodeTalkersDay

August 14 is Navajo Code Talkers Day Hashtag: #NavajoCodeTalkersDay Embedded Tweets This #NavajoCodeTalkersDay, listen to Pfc. Joe Hosteen Kellwood sing the Marines’ Hymn in Navajo. pic.twitter.com/3os91i6mhi — U.S. Marines (@USMC) August 14, 2017 #NavajoCodeTalkersDay ✊🏾 pic.twitter.com/gWSnxYDEnF — Tsi’naajinii (@badoniec12) August 14, 2017 #NavajoCodeTalkersDay A few photos of my grandfather, John V. Goodluck. pic.twitter.com/Z53PmDfDz6 — LT Goodluck …