Red Lake Nation News - Babaamaajimowinan (Telling of news in different places)

The Trump agenda has Native American tribes feeling under siege

 


Every time black dust blows through the windswept Moapa River Indian Reservation about an hour's drive from Las Vegas, residents grow more unnerved.

This tribal community of just 225 has seen more than its share of sickness. Tribal council member Vickie Simmons watched her brother, a former coal plant worker, die at age 31 from cardiomyopathy, the same thing that killed a fellow young plant worker down the street. Nearby, two babies in houses alongside each other were born with brain defects. One died at age 2, the other has had multiple surgeries.

http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-trump-native-tribes-20180515-story.html

 

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