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Trump to allow ‘outrageous’ gold rush-style grab of public lands to begin in less than 48 hours

Despite protests from conservationists, local tribe leaders, Democratic lawmakers, and even the United Nations’ expert on indigenous rights, at 6am on Friday the Trump administration will allow citizens and companies to start staking claims on sections of the Bears Ears and Grand...
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