Tag: employment

Colombian mining, a fruitless business
Economy Globe Latin America

Colombian mining, a fruitless business

In 2009, Colombia lost more than half of its possible income from raw materials to large European transnational companies due to an unsustainable mining policy that also affects indigenous towns and the environment. .   Benjamin Serra . The mining industry and the extraction of resources, like hydrocarbons, have been […]

Prosperity yes, austerity no!
Struggles Workers

Prosperity yes, austerity no!

The austerity measures imposed in the UK have been met with disapproval by the British public. On the 4th of May, a new protest will criticize the posture of the government.   As groups who oppose David Cameron’s government have noted, this type of legislation only greatens the social inequality […]