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Lummi Nation Stands Up to Coal – “Not for Any Price”

Posted By Toyacoyah Brown March 14th, 2017 Last Updated on: March 14th, 2017

In case you're not familiar with the issue, this documentary does a great job of catching you up. SSA Marine was eyeing Cherry Point, Washington as a new sight for the largest coal terminal in North America. This was right near the Lummi Nation and they argued that this coal port would disrupt their treaty fishing rights.

See how the issue played out:




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About Toyacoyah Brown

Toyacoyah Brown is an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation, currently living in Chicago. She received her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. When she's not scouring the Internet for fun things to share with PowWows.com readers you can find her digging for vinyl in her local record store or curling up with a good book.



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