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Western Shoshone Prevail at Ninth Circuit Court on Mining Sacred Land

Published: December 6, 2009, Author: AngelSupport

In a major ruling this week, the federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals blocked construction of the the largest open pit gold mine in the United States, Barrick Gold’s Cortez Hills gold mine.

Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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