History behind the Tomb Of The Unknown Soldier; Native Americans and climate change

History behind the Tomb Of The Unknown Soldier; Native Americans and climate change

By NPR

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Thursday, 11 November

The Tomb Of The Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery is 100 years old on Thursday. Author Patrick O'Donnell tells the story of how that first soldier was selected and interred there. And, a new study shows how forced relocation of Native Americans in the U.S. has moved them to lands more susceptible to climate change. Fawn Sharp, president of the National Congress of American Indians, discusses the climate crisis facing Indigenous peoples.
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