Support Mining in America

The best reason to support mining in America today is as follows:  There is no EPA in most of the countries we are forced to buy our strategic minerals from. In the Congo cobalt is mined. The Congo is the main source for this mineral. Tribal leaders, sometimes referred to s war lords, get all of the money. They extort their people or force them to work in the mines. There are proven reserves of cobalt here in the U.S. Another example, according to National Geographic Magazine, is in Peru. Young men in their teens are forced to go to … Continue reading