Tag: mexico

Ecology Lifestyle

Wirikuta, desecrated ground

The village of Wixárika (Huichol), situated in the western Mexican states of Jalisco, Nayarit and Durango, is demanding the cancellation of mining grants made to foreign companies in San Luis Potosí, for endangering native sacred land.   Deisy Francis Mexidor   “We do not want Canadian businesses, we do not […]

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Tragedy in Sierra Tarahumara

For two years, it has not rained in the region of the northern state of Chihuahua and hunger is like a knife embedded in the hearts of the inhabitants of this region.   Deisy Francis Mexidor   The colourful clothing worn by the native rarámuri women contrasts with the sad […]