After the floods, a struggle on the Pine Ridge Reservation for food and water access

Even on a good day, access to nutritious food and water isn’t a given for residents of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southern South Dakota—where the unemployment rate hovers around 90 percent and the sparse local stores are undersupplied and overpriced. Compound that with the “bomb cyclone” snow event that pounded the Midwest earlier … Continue reading After the floods, a struggle on the Pine Ridge Reservation for food and water access