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American Nations
Gotham is Dutch; How New York became North America's premier global city; The
Monocle Magazine Forecast 2015;
ESSAYS, Issue 1 (December 2014), pp. 126-127

When Indians ruled Maine's seas; New research sheds light on the Wabanaki
tribes' use of European sailing vessels – ships they traded for or took by force –
during the Colonial era;
Maine Sunday Telegram; INSIGHT; 14 December 2014, p.
E1

A rare look at the Irving family; New Brunswick's all-powerful family and the new
book by Jacques Poitras that reveals their secrets;
Maine Sunday Telegram;
INSIGHT; 23 November 2014, p. E1

How did America's craziest governor get reelected? How the confounding victory of
Maine’s Paul LePage helps explain the national GOP wave;
Politico Magazine,
LETTER FROM, 5 November 2014; PORTLAND, MAINE

I
n memoriam: Remembering Don Gellers; He was a champion of justice who paid
a steep price for helping Maine's Passamaquoddy tribe;
Maine Sunday Telegram;
INSIGHT; 26 October 2014, p. E1

Don Gellers, counsel to Passamaquoddy tribe, dies in New York at 78; Gellers, who
later became Rabbi Tuvia Ben-Shmuel-Yosef, filed the first Indian land-claims
lawsuit against the state of Maine;
Portland Press Herald; FRONT PAGE; 10 October
2014, p. A1

Nestle Waters’ bid to sign Fryeburg deal suffers setback; Regulators recommend
that a controversial contract with a family-controlled water utility be rejected;
Portland
Press Herald
; FRONT PAGE; 20 September 2014, p. A1

Analyst: Maine ‘grossly overpaid’ for school iPads; A Falmouth consultant says Los
Angeles had a 43 percent discount, but Maine got only 14 percent off;
Portland Press
Herald
; FRONT PAGE; 8 September 2014, p. A1

Controversial ex-tribal chief ‘Billy’ Nicholas re-elected at Indian Township;  Brothers
Leslie Nicholas wins the vice chief spot and Alex Nicholas gains a seat on the tribal
council;
Portland Press Herald; FRONT PAGE; 4 September 2014, p. A1

Maine losing school laptop program head; Policy director Jeff Mao is leaving the
Maine Learning Technology Initiative for a job in the private sector;
Portland Press
Herald
; STATE & LOCAL; 30 August 2014, p. B1

Controversial ex-Passamaquoddy chief wins tribal primary; Billy Nicholas wins an
11-way election after one of his main rivals is stricken from the ballot;
Portland
Press Herald
; STATE & LOCAL; 26 August 2014, p. B1

Andrew Ian Dodge was a man of principle, depth;  Obituary for Tea Party organizer
and onetime U.S. Senate candidate;
Maine Sunday Telegram; INSIGHT; 10 August
2014, p. E1

Family’s quest for justice still burns, a half-century later; Epilogue to the 29-part
series;
Maine Sunday Telegram; UNSETTLED; 3 August 2014, PLEASANT POINT,
MAINE, p. A1

‘We are getting stronger’; Chapter 29 of  the 29-part series; Maine Sunday
Telegram
; UNSETTLED; 27 July 2014, PLEASANT POINT, MAINE, p. A1

Reservation leadership changes, though little else does; Chapter 28 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 26 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP,
MAINE, p. A1

Tribe’s forests, a crucial resource, fall prey from within; Chapter 27 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 25 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP,
MAINE, p. A1

Tribe’s dealings cloaked in secrecy, and distrust festers; Chapter 26 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 24 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP,
MAINE, p. A1

Tribe reels as its own leaders ‘become our oppressors’; Chapter 25 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 23 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP,
MAINE, p. A1

New leader, new scrutiny on where the money goes; Chapter 24 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 22 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP,
MAINE, p. A1

Feds move in, Indian Township governor feels the heat; Chapter 23 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 21 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP,
MAINE, p. A1

The perils of placing trust ‘in the hands of the few’; Chapter 22 of  the 29-part series;
Maine Sunday Telegram; UNSETTLED; 20 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP MAINE, p.
A1

Disagreement over powers pollutes state, tribal relations; Sidebar to Chapter 22 of  
the 29-part series;
Maine Sunday Telegram; UNSETTLED; 20 July 2014, AUGUSTA,
MAINE, p. A11

Commission: Maine lawmakers bypassed tribal approval of 3 laws; The findings
prompt some tribal officials to call for repeal of the laws involving saltwater fisheries;
Maine Sunday Telegram; NEWS; 20 July 2014, p. A4

As reservation’s rule of law erodes, abuses thrive; Chapter 21 to the 29-part series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 19 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP, MAINE, p.
A1

With no constitution, ‘a community … without rules’; Chapter 20 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 18 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP,
MAINE, p. A1

For some in tribe, no right to vote, nowhere to turn; Chapter 19 to the 29-part series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 17 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP, MAINE, p.
A1

Land claims settlement bears a powerful curse; Chapter 18 to the 29-part series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 16 July 2014, PLEASANT POINT, MAINE, p. A1

The Indians’ trusted adviser capitalizes on his role; Chapter 17 to the 29-part series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 15 July 2014, PLEASANT POINT, MAINE, p. A1

Big question looms: ‘Where would we go from here?’; Chapter 16 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 14 July 2014, PLEASANT POINT,
MAINE, p. A1

Bombshells, compromises greet an unfolding crisis; Chapter 15 to the 29-part
series;
Maine Sunday Telegram; UNSETTLED; 13 July 2014, WASHINGTON, D.C,
p. A1

Tribe resists injustices, in and out of court settings; Chapter 14 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 12 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP,
MAINE, p. A1

Convict goes, files stay, and land claims case advances; Chapter 13 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 11 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP,
MAINE, p. A1

Tribe’s attorney tries to appeal, but hurdles prove too high; Chapter 12 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 10 July 2014, ELLSWORTH, MAINE, p.
A1

Evidence emerges, lending credence to conspiracy; Chapter 11 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 9 July 2014, EASTPORT, MAINE, p. A1

The Eastport sting: Tribe’s attorney comes home to cuffs; Chapter 10 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 8 July 2014, EASTPORT, MAINE, p. A1

Paul LePage Is in Trouble. Again.; Maine’s governor is taking heat for a bizarre
series of meetings with extremist groups;
Politico Magazine, LETTER FROM, 7 July
2014; PORTLAND, MAINE

‘All the Passamaquoddy want is what belongs to them’; Chapter 9 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 7 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP,
MAINE, p. A1

Against police, in court, tribe’s stuck on losing side; Chapter 8 to the 29-part series;
Maine Sunday Telegram; UNSETTLED; 6 July 2014, PLEASANT POINT, MAINE, p.
A1

The Passamaquoddy’s land claim case takes shape; Chapter 7 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 5 July 2014, INDIAN TOWNSHIP,
MAINE, p. A1

Passamaquoddy’s legal champion becomes a target; Chapter 6 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 4 July 2014, EASTPORT, MAINE, p. A1

‘Beaten before we started’ at a controversial trial; Chapter 5 to the 29-part series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 3 July 2014, MACHIAS, MAINE, p. A1

Tepid response from authorities leaves tribe furious; Chapter 4 to the 29-part
series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 2 July 2014, PLEASANT POINT,
MAINE, p. A1

A simmering conflict, stoked by alcohol, erupts; Chapter 3 to the 29-part series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 1 July 2014, PLEASANT POINT, MAINE, p. A1

White men from out of state come hunting for girls; Chapter 2 to the 29-part series;
Portland Press Herald; UNSETTLED; 30 June 2014, PLEASANT POINT, MAINE, p. A1
An unlikely handshake alters the course of Maine’s history; Chapter 1 to the 29-part
series;
Maine Sunday Telegram; UNSETTLED; 29 June 2014, EASTPORT, MAINE,
p. A1

A 13,000-year journey leads to a breaking point; Prologue to the 29-part series;
Maine Sunday Telegram; UNSETTLED; 29 June 2014, ST.CROIX ISLAND, MAINE,
p. A11

Ex-tribal finance director pleads guilty to stealing from Passamquoddy tribe;
Charles Fourcloud, 59, makes his initial appearance in federal court in Bangor on
charges that he stole more than $15,000 by submitting false expense claims;
Portland Press Herald, FRONT PAGE, 19 May 2014, BANGOR, MAINE

Third Maine PUC commissioner recuses himself from Nestle Waters case; Every
commissioner has now recused themselves from the case, which involves a
conglomerate that pumps and bottles water in Maine under the Poland Spring
brand;
Portland Press Herald, FRONT PAGE, 10 May 2014, PORTLAND, MAINE

Judge voids ruling by Maine DEP head Aho, calling it "without rational basis"; Judge
also criticzed conflict of interest issues with her former employer;
Portland Press
Herald
, FRONT PAGE, 14 March 2014, PORTLAND, MAINE

Waffle House and the American Nations; the regional maldistribution of pancake
franchises;
Washington Monthly, TEN MILES SQUARE, 21 February 2014

Who among us has the stuff of success?; A review of Amy Chua and Jeb
Rubenfeld's The Triple Package;
Washington Post, OUTLOOK, 9 February 2014, p.
B6

The Last Days of Blackbeard; An exclusive account of the final raid and political
maneuvers of history’s most notorious pirate;
Smithsonian Magazine, COVER
STORY; February 2014

Fired Maine tribal official tries for new job in California with assumed name; The
man known in Maine as Charles Fourcloud, a convicted embezzler, faces charges
after serving as the Passamaquoddy's finance director;
Portland Press Herald,
FRONT PAGE, 22 January 2014, PORTLAND, MAINE

How mild-mannered Maine wound up with America's craziest governor; Paul
LePage explained;
Politico Magazine, LETTER FROM, 8 January 2014; PORTLAND,
MAINE
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