KPIX news report from a press conference held by Hopi
Indian representatives on May 14th 1971, who are bringing a law suit against
the strip mining of land near their reservation in the Four Corners region.
David Monongye states: "I was very glad to learn that many people had
responded to our cause ... I hope something will come out of it, so that we
may not destroy our mother Earth
... We do not want our mother to be destroyed."
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