Stop the flooding of the Cardamom Forest!
Environmentalist in Cambodia and Australia ask for our help: the rainforest in the Cardamom Mountains is to be inundated in the reservoir of a projected dam. A Chinese state-owned power company was awarded the contract.The Upper Areng Valley provides habitat to many endangered species [...]
Vienna, 18 June, 2013: I did not see the Turkish uprising coming. Many times I debated the possibility of an uprising with friends in Hasankeyf, Diyarbakir or Istanbul. “How much more will the people put up with?” we kept asking ourselves. With a lot more. Until now.
They wrote another letter:
Letter Nr. 10: The government does not want to listen to us
We, Mundurukú, Xipaya, Arara and Kayapó peoples, occupy the Funai offices. You will understand why.
We arrived in Brasilia last Tuesday last (May 4th), and since that moment we are enduring all the your violence.
They wrote a remarkable letter. Read this:
Letter No. 9: Tragedies and dams (the fight does not end nor there nor here)
We ended our occupation of the Belo Monte dam and came to dialogue with the government. We did not make a deal with you. We accept the meeting in Brasilia [...]