Hopi and Navajo Homes Without Heat This Winter Due To Coal Mine Closure — Activist Post – January 18, 2020

By Sean Walton

(Activist Post)  The Kayenta coal mine in northeastern Arizona shut down last year, along with the power plant it supplied. Coal from that mine used to light up Las Vegas and Los Angeles and supply the electricity to pump water to Phoenix and Tucson. Those cities have been able to turn to other sources of energy. Not so on the Hopi and Navajo Nations. For decades, tribal members relied on Kayenta coal to heat their homes, and now it’s their first winter without reliable or affordable fuel. Hopi community leaders call it a “devastating crisis”. →

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Message from the Hopi Elders, May 3d, 2018

HOPI ELDERS SPEAK You have been telling the people that this is the Eleventh Hour. Now you must go back and tell the people that this is The Hour. There are things to be considered: Where are you living? What…Read more

via Message from the Hopi Elders, May 3d, 2018 — Sananda