August 2020

Indigenous Peoples and Human Rights

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

'Protecting Sacred Western Shoshone Land from Nuclear Disposal' Photos by Bad Bear


Photos by Western Shoshone Photojournalist
Carl 'Bad Bear' Sampson

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Western Shoshone gathered for Ceremony on the Yomba Nation in defense of Sacred Yucca Mountain and Treaty Land from Nuclear Transport and Disposal.






Chief Johnnie Bobb on the Yomba Nation.




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The Sacred Walk and Run to the Nuclear Test Site which was planned to follow the Ceremony was canceled this year due to the coronavirus.


Photos copyright Carl Sampson, Censored News, may not be used without permission.

Navajo Nation: 101 new coronavirus cases since Saturday, with total of 2,474 cases

Photos by Navajo President's Office Monday, May 4, food delivery.



101 new cases of COVID-19 since Saturday, no recent deaths reported

By Navajo President Office's
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WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The Navajo Department of Health in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center and the Navajo Area Indian Health Service, reported 101 new cases of COVID-19 for the Navajo Nation and a total of 73 deaths as of Monday. The total number of positive COVID-19 cases for the Navajo Nation has reached 2,474. A total of 14,351 COVID-19 tests have been administered with 9,254 negative test results as previously reported.