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miner wants to trash burial sites…

Yindjibarndi burial sites… http://links.causes.com/s/clBeqS Yindjibarndi ancestral burial Map showing one of the Yindjibarndi burial sites (Yin 10-004) inside the Firetail Priority Mining Area of Fortescue Metals’ Solomon Hub Project. This site is also inside the Section 18 application area (to … Continue reading

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Senator for tokenism?…

Labor’s probable first choice for replacement Senator for Mark Arbib, in order to continue their mining push, is Warren Mundine. What better way to allow the mining onslaught to continue unabated, use a token indigenous politician to help Mining Companies … Continue reading

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Mining interests trump burial sites?…

Elders tell of pain over burial sites http://www.theage.com.au Unmarked burial places are scattered all over the vast lease where Fortescue Metals has begun work on its new Solomon mine, an area in which Aboriginal people have lived for millennia. Three … Continue reading

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