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Chief George Thurman speaks about the plan to build an oil pipeline from Cushing to the Gulf Coast. Several Sac and Fox ancestors are buried in a Catholic cemetery near Cushing, and Thurman fears the pipeline connecting a nearby oil tank farm with refineries in Texas will disturb unmarked Indian burial places while cutting through tribal lands. (AP Photo/Kelly P. Kissel)