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Navajo Res. used to build WMDs

Can anyone explain this? I sure can't from the stand point of being Indigenous and an Elder! I can't even begin to understand why any Indigenous Nation here on Turtle Inland would be party to committing genocide on other nations of color?

 http://bsnorrell.blogspot.com/2009/09/making-missiles-on-navajo-nations-farm.html
"This week in the news, Indian Country
Today celebrated the war manufacturer
Raytheon Missiles producing missile
parts on the Navajo Nation's
commercial farm. However, the real truth is concealed in
this twisted story: US Border Agents are
murdering, raping and abusing
Indigenous Peoples in their homelands. "