Keywords: militarized gentrfication, uranium mining, military industrial complex, neocolonialism, indigenous sovereignty
- Week 12 Discussion Prompt: Environmental Disaster (86)
For this week, please write a response that connects the issues of uranium mining in Navajo country and the post-tsunami “relief” and reconstruction in Sri Lanka. What do you think the role of government and industry should be in both these contexts?
- Naomi Klein, Ch. 19, The Shock Doctrine
- Judy Pasternak, “A Peril that Dwelt Among the Navajo”
- Alastair Lee Bistol, “5-year uranium cleanup only the beginning”