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Bolivia and Ecuador Grant Equal Rights to Nature


These presidents, having passed this symbolic legislation are making a statement in S. America, have  pushed themselves  further out of the orbit of western oil,  mining, and logging interests.  What the outcome of these actions will be is open to … Continue reading

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Indigenous Peoples, Their Future Prospects


Agency in Equador: How different from the Yanomami Achuar natives “Aborigines, n, Persons of little worth found cumberin the soil of a newly discovered country.  They soon cease to cumber, they fertilize.” Ambrose Bierce What do indigenous peoples do to avoid … Continue reading

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