KNAU and Arizona News
Fri July 8, 2011
High Silver Prices Affect Native American Artists
By Claudine LoMonaco
Flagstaff, AZ – Global markets have pushed silver prices to record highs. For Native American silversmiths, the increase is having a very local effect. The spike is threatening not only their livelihoods, but also part of their cultural heritage. Arizona Public Radio's Claudine LoMonaco reports.