Category Archives: Mining

Equador’s Indigenous Leader Found Dead—-Just Days Before Protest Against Mining In The Pristine Jungle!

Ecuador indigenous leader found dead days before planned Lima protest Shuar leader José Isidro Tendetza Antún missing since 28 November Activists believe death linked to opposition to state-Chinese mine project   Jonathan Watts, Latin America correspondent, and Dan Collyns in … Continue reading

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Illegal Gold Mining In Peru Transforms Rain Forest To Mercury Poisoned Wasteland

AvbrytBeskärningen klar Dra i hörnen på rutan ovan för att beskära ditt nya profilfoto. Sparar din nya profilbild Environmental Investigation Agency Peru: Illegal gold mining transforms rainforest into mercury-poisoned wastelandsTAMBOPATA, Peru (AP) — Decades of illegal gold mining have transformed … Continue reading

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China Cabinet: Takes ” Zero Tolerance” Approach To Regional Polluters :)

China takes ‘zero tolerance’ approach to regional polluters: Cabinet Date: 28-Nov-14 Country: CHINA Author: David Stanway A man wearing a face mask stands on a bridge in front of the financial district of Pudong on a hazy day, in Shanghai … Continue reading

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Russia Today: Shell And Total, To Continue Work in Russia, Despite Sanctions

Shell, Total to continue work in Russia, despite sanctions Published time: September 19, 2014 15:56 Get short URL Reuters / Neil Hall 79186 FacebookTwitterRedditStumbleUponGoogle+Tumblr The boss of Shell Russia and head of Total in Russia have said their companies will … Continue reading

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Arctic: Russia Builds Huge Complex For Soldiers In The Arctic And 13 Airports Plus 10 Radar Stations

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Bats In Estonia Are Under Strong Protection ( Absolutely Banned To Disturb Bats During Their Winter Hibernation)

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U.S., Israeli companies supply spy gear to repressive regimes, report says

Originally posted on The Secular Jurist:
U.S. and Israeli companies are supplying sophisticated surveillance technology to Central Asian nations with records of widespread human rights abuses, giving state security services virtually unchecked power to monitor the communications of ordinary citizens,…

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Estonia: IUCN State That One Third Of The Animal Species Are Close To Extinction

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Norwegian Former Social Democratic Prime Minister ,Looks Like A Former Female Soviet Heavy Weight Lifter On Steroids. She Wanted To Be A Doctor , But Managed Only To Pass Half The Course. She Is An University Drop Out. Still She Led The WHO.

 Photo: Estonian Media. Brundlandt Invented The Phrase ” Sustainable Use Of Natural Resources”, For Example Whaling And Sealing. It Was Brundtland, Who Decided That Norway Should Resume Commercial Whaling After Some Years Break.

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RT: Berlin Demonstrates Against Fracking

No fracking, we’re German! Berlin reiterates moratorium on drilling Published time: November 18, 2014 15:18 Get short URL Anti-fracking protestors gether at the premiere of the movie “Promised Land” competing in the 63rd Berlinale Film Festival in Berlin on February … Continue reading

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