Subject: OT: Literally selling out your country...
....to benefit big business and the uber-rich.
'U.S. President Donald Trump announced big cuts to Utah’s sprawling
wilderness national monuments on Monday, angering tribes and
environmental groups that want to keep the areas off limits to development.'
'President Donald Trump has dramatically scaled back two public outdoor
parks, or national monuments, in Utah.
He declared an 85% cut to the state's 1.3m acre Bears Ears National
Monument and a 50% cut to its 1.9m acre Grand Staircase-Escalante
The policy is likely to provoke lawsuits from Native American tribes and
But it will be welcomed by ranchers and business interests who view such
monuments as federal land grabs.'