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NIMBYism is a strategic threat

11 mins | Dec 18, 2022
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Rare earth minerals are not actually rare at all. Our obsession with technology requires so-called rare-earth minerals to fuel it. However, despite these elements available on home soil, Elisabeth Braw explains that we're cementing our dependence on China by refusing to mine them.

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