Trump administration rushes to mine land sacred to Native Americans: report

Posted on AllSides December 1st, 2020
From The Center

After more than a decade, Indigenous American activists are prepared to take their last stand after The Guardian reported the Trump administration had pushed up the timeline to transfer a sacred Native American site to a mining company.

“We were in the fourth quarter with two minutes left in the game. And then Trump cheated so now we only have one minute left,” San Carlos Apache tribal member Wendsler Nosie Sr, who has been camping out on Arizona's Oak Flat since January, told The Guardian. “Everybody has to mobilize...

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https://thehill.com/changing-america/sustainability/environment/527376-trump-administration-rushes-to-mine-land-sacred

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