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Photo by Rosanda Suetopka Thayer/NHO
Various signs expressing the general displeasure of the state of Hopi political affairs were mounted in various spots in front of the Hopi tribal building.

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KYKOTSMOVI, Ariz. - Hopi and Tewa community members started gathering near the Hopi Tribal complex as early as 7:30 a.m. on Dec. 1 to be able to go into the Hopi Tribal Chambers for the last quarter council session of the year. The session was scheduled to start at 9 a.m. By 11:30 a.m., the crowd count in front of the tribal headquarters was at 113 and by 1:30 p.m. that afternoon, there were 133 individuals.