historyofnorway: Sami people protesting the plans to build a large scale hydropower plant over the famous Alta watercourse on October 10th 1979. They argued that that plant would have had huge negative ramifications on their reindeer herding. The Alta case was a long political conflict in Norway that lasted from 1969-1982 We’re on a hunger strike!
https://flic.kr/p/hZuyeC | President of the Sami parliament in Norway to the right, Aili Keskitalo. Tidligere og nåtidig sametingspresident på Sametinget. Sametingspresident Aili Keskitalo intervjues i forbindelse med språkkampanjen "Snakk samisk te` mæ /Sámás muinne" i Tromsø, o | Foto: Hanne Holmgren Lille / Sametinget. Photo shared by Sámediggi Sametinget, 2013.