Archive: 05/2012

Are beer firms to blame for Native American drink woe?

By Pia Gadkari BBC News, White Clay, Nebraska
27 April 2012

After years of failed efforts to address chronic alcoholism, can a $500m (£308m) dollar lawsuit against the beer supply-chain put an end to one tribe's deadly struggle with alcohol?

For generations, the dream of a sober society has eluded one of the largest Native American tribes in the US.

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