Leetso: the Powerful Yellow Monster

In Motion Magazine

This article describes the cultural framework in which uranium and the effects of uranium mining and use are viewed by the Navajo people. The text addresses why and when the mining of uranium began on the Navajo Nation and how the Navajo people can combat its negative effects. Links to related sites include information about the Navajo uranium miners fight for compensation, and oral histories and photographs of Navajo uranium miners and their families.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Geochemistry
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Opinion
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:GeochemistryKeywords: Navaho, Dine, Dineh