Back about a year ago, when Trump first came into office, the various land grabbers convinced Trump to give them the national parks and monuments. Republican citizens from all across America beat back that attempt, but now they are coming back at it again, because there is so much money on the table. The pay to play politics atmosphere allows the most corrupted, most obscene, most criminals and most despicable policies to actually rise to the top, including grabbing lands from native Americans, and breaking even more treaties, on top of the mountain of treaties already broken by previous generations of greedy land grabbers. But it is not just greed that inspires this, as the toxic ingredients of land grabbing includes racism, plus the belief of fundamentalist evangelical Christians that this land belongs to them, ‘just because’ the Bible says so.
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