TITLE

Indians vs. Greens?

AUTHOR(S)
Voser, Peter
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
High Country News;10/26/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 18, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the threat of environmental activist and organizations on the tribal sovereignty of Navajo Nation. It reveals that the outside government has allowed major oil companies to assess the lands of Navajo Nation for their potential of coal deposit in exchange for jobs and royalties. It also cites the different initiatives taken by Hopi and Navajo activist to safeguard their sovereignty and to suppress the proposed opening of mines.
ACCESSION #
45384840

 

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