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Miners are spreading myths, says environmentalist

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"The mining industry are not the economic saviours that they make themselves out to be. They employ a small proportion of the NT workforce and are consistently propped up by government subsidies, while only ever offering boom and bust cycles of economic activity," writes Jimmy Cocking (pictured), CEO of the Arid Lands Environment Centre.

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