“CONSCIENCE POINT”

November 16, 2019 at 5:00 am

We’ll show you why the Hamptons has become a battleground over Native American rights.

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Aired on November 15, 2019.

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>> WEALTH VERSUS TRADITION AND
THE PLAYGROUND FOR THE SUPER
RICH.
THE HAMP TONS ARE PART OF LONG
ISLAND AND ALSO A NATIVE TRIBE.
THEIR EFFORTS TO DEFEND THEIR
SACRED LAND IS THE FOCUS ON
"CONSCIOUS POINT" THAT AIRS THIS
MO
MONDAY.
>> WE HAVE SOME OF THE
WEALTHIEST PEOPLE IN THE
PLANNEST AND THEN A NATIVE
AMERICAN RESERVATION.
>> THEY HAVE MADE MASSIVE
EFFEFFECT
EFFORTS TO PROTECT THEIR
SITES --
>> HOW WOULD YOU WANT THE RIGHTS
TO BE --
>> I JUST TOLD YOU.
>> WHY IS IT FAIR TO CONTINUE ON
COMMITTING THIS CRIME OF STOLEN
PROPERTY?
JUST BECAUSE YOU STOLE 100 OR SO
YEARS AGO DOESN'T MEAN THE CRIME
GOES AWAY.
YOU PLAY GOLF, YOU MAKE MILLIONS
OF DOLLARS WHAT IS FAIR ABOUT
THAT.
NOTHING, YOU HAVE TO START FROM
SQUARE ONE.
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"CONSCIOUS POINT" GO OVER TO

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