30 Nov '17, 1pm

Trump to Shrink Bears Ears in Utah Monday as Protectors Gather to Defend the Sacred

It wasn't enough to hijack a ceremony to honor Navajo code talkers so he could deride a U.S. senator as "Pocahontas." President Trump now plans to go to Utah on Monday to decimate the Bears Ears National Monument , public land that's sacred to five tribes of Native Americans . Not content to relegate a historic figure to a partisan punch line , Trump is poised to build on a shameful legacy of betraying indigenous Americans. He is breaking a solemn promise to forever safeguard ancestral lands that speak to vital parts of our country's history. He reportedly intends to shrink the Bears Ears monument from more than one million acres to a mere 200,000 and to similarly gut the nearby Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument . And he aims to expose hundreds of thousands of acres of these lands to destructive industrial mining and drilling that profit the few at the expense of...

Full article: https://www.ecowatch.com/trump-shrinks-bears-ears-2513767...

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