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Hudbay bulldozing mine site in the sacred Santa Ritas despite legal challenges from Indigenous communities

Henry Muñoz has lived through the boom-and-bust cycle of small-town mines. He comes from five generations of Arizona miners, spent years underground digging up ore, and has been a front-row witness to the industry’s economic and environmental fallout.  “What mines do is pollute, contaminate, and destroy,” he says. “And if the mining companies can’t make […]