Thursday, January 26, 2012

Native American groups protest as Wisconsin Assembly prepares to pass Mining Law 426

MADISON -- Indian Country TV is live streaming protests against the new Wisconsin Mining Bill 426. Click here for the live streaming now of The People's Tribunal of AB-426 being held in Madison, Wis., and links to videos of the protests today, Jan. 26.

See also the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel Jan. 26, 2012, article, "Assembly set to back mining bill."

The poster is the sign being carried by Native Americans in Madison. It recalls the historic date of 1787, when recognition of tribes as sovereign nations was written into the United States Constitution.

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