video link: http://youtu.be/un9y70Dw9Rc
“In June 1942, the Battle of Midway took place 100 to 200 miles north of Midway Atoll. Four Japanese aircraft carriers and one American carrier were sunk, and the Japanese military was forced to withdraw from a planned invasion. . . . The Battle of Midway is considered the most decisive U.S. victory and is referred to as the turning point of World War II in the Pacific. Midway Atoll has since been designated as a National Memorial to the Battle of Midway.” http://www.papahanaumokuakea.gov/maritime/midway.html The protected area was recently expanded to include the actual offshore battle site, where many lay buried at sea (read more further below) and the foraging ground for endangered seals. This is at stake.
Why? Trump’s greedy buddies, donors, and/or greedy Trump investments: The opportunity costs associated with potential energy and mineral exploration and production from the Outer Continental Shelf…
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