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Romanian Parliament Fails to Pass Pro-Mineral Extraction Law

October 31, 2013
Thousands of Romanians protest the environmental and cultural impact of mining Europe’s largest gold mine

Latin America

October 26, 2013
Citing environmental concerns, central Colombian villages use months of direct action to delay planned state oil project.

Chicago Communities Fight Back Against Koch Brothers ‘Petcoke’ Pollution

October 23, 2013

South-side Chicago fights back against Koch industry made pollution

Honduras

October 21, 2013
Garifuna communities and developers battle over mega-tourism projects Afro-descendant Hondurans are struggling against mega-tourism projects that threaten their way of life. The Garifuna people, who live on the north coast of Honduras, are fighting against the construction of the Los Micos Beach and Golf Resort, a development project featuring 750 acres of beach houses and…

Oil Drilling in the Latin America

October 16, 2013
The failure of this initiative points at an important issue of our times, the necessity to balance civilization’s growth and the well being and preservation of our planet and its biosphere.

Why Climate Deniers Are Plain Wrong

September 30, 2013

Arctic sea ice, Greenland ice sheet, Arctic methane are all key to climate change

UN: Greenland Ice Melting Six Times Faster Than Previous Decades

September 27, 2013

Environmental expert Subhankar Banerjee breaks down the latest UN climate change report

The Rise of Chinese Influence in Africa

August 5, 2013

Leonce Ndikumana: China invests in building Africa’s infrastructure, but fails to employ local labor