Americas Nuclear Legacy Toxic Shadow On Navajo Lands. Navajo families crushed the poisonous rock to make concrete. America’s nuclear legacy casts a toxic shadow on navajo lands.
From the 1940s to the 1980s, the navajo nation was one of the most plentiful uranium mining sites in the country — the u.s. The vast reserves of uranium under navajo land have shaped the experiences of generations of navajo, from the miners who were first employed to extract and refine the yellow ore to the families who still live with radioactive waste sites in their backyards. The document has moved here.
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April 10, 2014 perry charley has spent nearly 40 years trying to heal his land. Navajo nation to see $1b from settlement for uranium cleanup (4/4) In her book yellow dirt:
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From 1944 to 1986, 3.9 million tons of uranium ore were chiseled and blasted from the mountains and plains of. America’s nuclear legacy casts a toxic shadow on navajo lands. The 1950s in the united states.
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America's nuclear legacy casts a toxic shadow on navajo lands perry charley has spent nearly 40 years trying to heal his land. The legacy of environmental racism towards native americans is also inseparable from the united states’ history of nuclear development and military innovation. The uranium mined here supplied america's first atomic bombs.
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Perry charley has spent nearly 40 years trying to heal his land. 10 apr 2014 17:41, technology news. Homes were built from abandoned mine tailings.