Clean Up Abandoned Open Pit Uranium Mines

by December 26, 2013

Indigenous Peoples know first hand the effects of Uranium Mining. Charmaine White Face and Defenders of the Black Hills have written a bill that Congressman Raul Grijalva is presenting to Congress. In this video, Charmaine, Lakota from The Great Sioux Nation, Don Yellowman, Dine’ from Navajo Nation and Anna Rondon, Dine’ from Navajo Nation, talk about the effects of uranium on their people and why we need to join this urgent battle and stop all uranium mining.

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