Mega development destruction

Wed, 2014-07-02

DO YOU KNOW WHERE YOUR PENSION FUND IS EARNING MONEY? Another civil lawsuit in Canada, against another mining company that the CPP (Canada Pension Plan) - and many other pension funds and private funds - invests in, for more repression in Guatemala

Fri, 2014-05-23

On May 14, the people of San Pedro Ayampuc and San Pedro del Golfo received our UNBC / Rights Action group at the "La Puya" community resistance site.  They fed us lunch, and told us of 2 years of peaceful resistance to the illegal and repressive mining interests of the American company Kappes, Cassidy Associates (KCA), formerly owned by Canadian Radius Gold.

Wed, 2014-05-21

From May 12-25, Professor Catherine Nolin (University Northern British Colombia, Geography Department) and Grahame Russell (Rights Action) are leading an educational, solidarity-building road trip in Guatemala, visiting communities that have suffered State repression (including genocide) in the past, that are suffering on-going repression today while resisting violent displacement and environmental harms caused by global mining companies, hydro-electric dam projects, African palm and sugar cane production, coffee for export, maquiladora sweat-shops.

Tue, 2013-07-16

GUATEMALA: LA PUYA’S CELEBRATION OF LIFE, PEACE, AND DEFENSE OF THE EARTH, article by Alexandra Pedersen

Fri, 2013-07-05

This photo-essay is yet another presentation of images demonstrating the reality of health problems experienced by people living in the Siria Valley, Honduras.

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