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Navajo Activists Spearhead Energy Transformation in the Four Corners Area


Environment  (tags: activism, native rights, pollution, habitat, habitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, nature, politics )

Cal
- 957 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
On the Navajo reservation, pollution from coal production is allegedly causing respiratory illnesses, depleting local aquifers and contaminating drinking and agricultural water with chemicals.



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Past Member (0)
Friday December 14, 2012, 4:30 am
Thanks for the post.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday December 14, 2012, 4:40 am
Thanks.
 

Alice C. (1797)
Friday December 14, 2012, 4:46 am
I cannot currently send a star to Cal because I have done so within the last week. Will share.
 

pam w. (139)
Friday December 14, 2012, 6:40 am
More power to them!
 

Ela V. (86)
Friday December 14, 2012, 10:12 am
thanks
 

Robert O. (12)
Friday December 14, 2012, 4:21 pm
Thanks Cal.
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Friday December 14, 2012, 4:33 pm
Noted
 

John B. (141)
Friday December 14, 2012, 9:54 pm
Thanks Cal for the link to the article. Kudos to the Navajo activists, the BMWC and their soon to be Hispanic allies. Read and noted.
 

Sandra M Z. (114)
Friday December 14, 2012, 10:57 pm
Great news the Navajos are starting their Green Energy Revolution!

Coal can be replaced.

Noted, Thank you Cal.
 

Yvette S. (35)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 3:36 am
Good news! Thanks for sharing
 

Patricia H. (442)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 4:47 am
noted
 

Lis T. (0)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 5:02 am
thank you for this information..
 

Dave C. (236)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 7:46 am
good for them....here's to more power *clean of course* to the people!
 

Judith Green (8)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 1:04 pm
thanks for posting
 

Thomas Rose (12)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 1:09 pm
Thanks for the post. I used to work near this area and the problem is overwhelming. Good luck with resolving it asap.
 

Christeen Anderson (638)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 1:23 pm
Yea. This sounds really good to me. Thank you.
 

Azle B. (17)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 1:43 pm
The alternative energy sources are much cleaner. If we used well designe wind turbines we would not need coal.
 

Aaron Bouchard (154)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 1:46 pm
Noted thanks
 

Sergio Padilla (63)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 4:00 pm
thanks
 

Sonny Honrado (6)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 4:20 pm
Noted!
 

Monica D. (580)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 5:35 pm
Stop coal ...
 

Melania Padilla (186)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 6:10 pm
Thank you
 

Colleen L. (2)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 7:32 pm
Good news. Thanks Cal
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 7:34 pm
such a sad and frightening contrast to what this land was and what people and beings were able to do in freedom years ago compared to now. There were no poisons then. Greed for money did not exist here.
 

Eugene C. (3)
Saturday December 15, 2012, 10:32 pm
Hopefully, eventually we will all know how to harness the energy of the sun, cleanly and efficiently for free. Or those that already know how to do this will be free to share their knowledge with the rest of humanity. I can't wait because everything else is costing us our planet!
 

Jane Mckenzie (20)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 12:15 am
thanks
 

Vera Yuno (8)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 1:28 am
Wise ppl
 

Jaime Alves (39)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 6:11 am
Noted.
 

JM A. (176)
Sunday December 16, 2012, 7:40 am
AND MAY THEY WIN AS THEY SO DESERVE TOO!
 
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