I am reblogging this one in the hopes if you see this you will read, sign the petition and play it forward!

Chief Writing Wolf

As I first reported back on April 4, Arizona Senators Jon Kyl and John McCain proposed Senate Bill 2109, the “Navajo – Hopi Little Colorado River Water Rights Settlement Act of 2012,” this past February, which would give Arizona corporations total control over the state’s waters.  Mining interests were a key player in the bill’s development.  More importantly, though, the bill would require the residents of the Navajo and Hopi communities to relinquish all rights to ground and subterranean water, including the right to sue for damages resulting from possible water contamination.

It’s one of the most egregious pieces of legislation to come before the U.S. Senate.  Kyl and McCain obviously think the Navajo and Hopi people will just roll over and let this become law.  I started a petition shortly after learning about this on Change.org to demand the bill be removed from consideration.  It’s garnered close to…

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  1. I got back, after a supper break… 🙂 and making a detour via the petition There is so much Damage done to our environment, and there are no quick fix answers to mending things when we have trod on Nature and distroyed habitats..
    When will we learn..
    “””Only when the last tree has been cut down; Only when the last river has been poisoned; Only when the last fish has been caught; Only then will you find that money cannot be eaten.”””
    ~Sue Great re-blog..

  2. Thank you for reblogging this!

  3. Signed!

  4. Manifest Destiny. It just never gets old, does it?

    • It does not. Which is why sometimes we just have to keep our eyes open and participate. I love Change.Org it is one of the easy ways to at least say you support something. An easy way to help others by supporting their causes.

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