Tag: contaminated

Afgans: Paradise is elsewhere
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Afgans: Paradise is elsewhere

Some of the many hardships suffered by the residents in the Central Asian country include a lack of water and basic services as well as non-existent education and a risk of dying in public places. .   Armando Reyes . One of the greatest controversies in Afghanistan is the lack […]

Sylvia McAdam
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Sylvia McAdam: Canada and a devastated indigenous land

The recent passing of laws allowing exploitation of indigenous territories is causing irreparable damages to communities, communities who ask for respect for their sovereignty and their essencially life-giving natural resources. Benjamin Serra Sylvia is a direct descendant of one of the leaders who signed the Numbered Treaties between indigenous peoples […]

The Conga Project: gold or water
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The Conga Project: gold or water

500 years ago, Pizarro arrived in Cajamarca, killed the Inca Atahualpa and took all the gold and silver. Today’s threat comes in the form of mega mining, which destroys the environment – or Mother Earth, as the Andeans would have called it – by replacing all the minerals with contaminated […]