Andrew Puzder has been an outspoken critic of some of the Obama administration's most prominent labor initiatives.
Politicians are pushing for pro-oil policies and the privatization of Native lands. Privatization is yet another way in which colonization continues.
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Ira Chernus is a professor of religious studies at the University of Colorado and author of MythicAmerica: Essays. He blogs at mythicamerica.us, hosted by History News Network.