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    By Doug George-Kanentiio©
    News From Indian Country

    For those who think that the events on Wall Street and the subsequent downward spiral of the US economy does not have an immediate affect on their lives, they should realize that as it goes with the Americans so it goes with us.

    Every Mohawk family will be caught up in the recession as the free flowing money of the past generation begins to dry up. First will be the construction industry with new home purchases decreasing meaning less demand for electricians, carpenters, masons and plumbers.

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