The mainstream media skews our perspective, is driven by the worst of human nature (if it bleeds it leads") and is heavy influenced by special interests.
Man do I miss Walter Cronkite, unbiased reporting and the integrity that used to be inherent in news journalism!
With all of the historical injustice to indigenous tribes, it surprises me the government is willing to pull this on what I understand to be "sovereign nations".
Leave that filthy shit in the ground and invest the money in something that will benefit our grandchildren instead of further poisoning our legacy to them.
" yes we understood there was a problem but the solution was financially uncomfortable for us."