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The inundation of Celilo Falls, to be memorialized by Maya Lin in the Confluence Project, recalls an injustice to both humans and animals that provides a lesson to the nations and people of the world. Former Oregon Senator Richard Neuberger, in a 1941 article in the Saturday Evening Post, noted that a "number of wildlife experts hope to forbid Indians from spearing and netting the homeward-bound salmon at Celilo Falls." He wrote, "if we take even this from the country's original owners, what are we accusing Hitler of anyway?"
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