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The Midwest Mining Rush and Conflicts over Tribal Sovereignty

February 1, 2013  PowerPoint © Al Gedicks For full screen version click on the button on the bottom right with the four arrows pointing out:

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Mining Industry Targets “Prove It First” Law

[This article was originally published in Z Magazine, vol. 26 no. 2, February 2013 © Al Gedicks.] February 1, 2013  by Al Gedicks Prior to investing in new resource colonies, multinational mining corporations frequently change a country’s mining laws to remove restrictions on foreign ownership, reduce taxes, ease environmental protections and guarantee access to water […]

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