ABSTRACT

Destroying Sacred Sites and Erasing Tribal Culture: The Trump Administration's Construction of the Border Wall, Oversight Hearing Before the Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States of the Committee on Natural Resources, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, Second Session, February 26, 2020   [open pdf - 37MB]

This is the February 26, 2020 hearing on "Destroying Sacred Sites and Erasing Tribal Culture: The Trump Administration's Construction of the Border Wall," held before the U.S. House Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States of the Committee on Natural Resources. From the opening statement of Ruben Gallego: "As we will learn today, this Administration has blasted and bulldozed multiple sites, including burial grounds, along the southern border that are sacred to the religion and culture of the Tohono O'odham Nation without any kind of meaningful tribal consultation, and often without advanced notice." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Scott Cameron, Steve Hodapp, Sarah Krakoff, Ned Norris, Jr., Shannon Keller O'Loughlin, and Anna Maria Ortiz.

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Serial No. 116-32
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2020
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Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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