In the wake of Rio Tinto’s destruction of sacred rock shelters in the Juukan Gorge in Western Australia in May of 2020, Rio Tinto has made grand statements of how they would never again destroy a sacred site anywhere in the world. In light of the company’s plan to do exactly that at Oak Flat, what does Rio Tinto’s promises mean?
We’ve written a white paper looking at the similarities between what Rio Tinto did at Juukan Gorge and what they would like to do at Oak Flat.
Take a look and then look elsewhere on our website for actions you can take to protect Oak Flat and other special places in Arizona threatened by inappropriate mine projects or proposals.
Go here for the full report.