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Ecuador -- Middle Earth?   video
World  (tags: Ecuador, people, places, travel )

Kit
- 261 days ago - youtube.com
Ecuador is a small country located on the equator on the northwestern side of South America. It is bordered by the Pacific Ocean on the west, by Columbia on the north and Peru on the south side.
Ecuador President Rafael Correa Threatens to Abolish Print Newspapers
World  (tags: world, politics, freedoms, society, Ecuador, environment, news, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 339 days ago - globalpost.com
The decision comes soon after the president was challenged in the press for abandoning a plan to keep Yasuni National Park off limits for oil drilling.
Ecuador's Isolated Indigenous Peoples Need Protection ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, indigenous people, Ecuador, Amazon, conflict, humanrights, ecosystems, environment, habitat )

Nancy
- 376 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Please lend your support to human rights activists and anthropologists and their open letter with 16 recommendations for the Ecuadorian government.
In 'Chilling' Ruling, Chevron Granted Access to Activists' Private Internet Data
World  (tags: Ecuador, Chevron, court ruling, conflict, ethics, freedoms, humanrights, politics )

Kit
- 380 days ago - commondreams.org
"Sweeping" subpoena violates rights of those who spoke out against oil giant's devastating actions in Ecuador.
Ecuador Raises Julian Assange Case With Labour
World  (tags: Julian Assange, Ecuador, Sweden, extradition, embassy"prison", London )

Angelika
- 482 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Ecuadorean diplomats have raised the case of Julian Assange with the Labour party as part of attempts to lay the groundwork for a resolution of the diplomatic standoff between Britain and the South American state over the WikiLeaks' founder..
Defend Indigenous People and the Amazon ACTION LINK
World  (tags: humanrights, indigenous people, Ecuador, Amazon )

Nancy
- 507 days ago - care2.com
The government of Ecuador plans to auction off oil development rights within nearly ten million acres of primary forest and indigenous land that has been inhabited for centuries, including all of Sarayaku territory.
Defend Indigenous People and the Amazon ACTION
World  (tags: Sarayaku, chevron, Amazon, Ecuador, big oil, law, Texaco, drilling waste, indigenous, humanrights, world, crime, illness, health )

Nancy
- 640 days ago - amazonwatch.org
The government of Ecuador plans to auction off oil development rights within nearly ten million acres of primary forest and indigenous land that has been inhabited for centuries, including all of Sarayaku territory.
Free Assange
World  (tags: Petition, Julian Assange, Free Assange, whistleblower, wiki leaks, asylum, Ecuador, London )

Dandelion
- 649 days ago - freeassange.org
"You have to start with the truth. The truth is the only way we can get anywhere. Because any decision making that is based upon lies or ignorance can't lead to a good conclusion." Julian Assange
Full Video and Full Transcript of Julian Assange August 19th 2012 Speech Outside the Ecuadorian Embassy
World  (tags: humanrights, Wikileaks, Assange, US, Ecuador, asylum, freedoms, video, ethics, speech, journalists )

Nancy
- 706 days ago - opednews.com
On Wednesday night, after a threat was sent to this embassy and the police descended on the building, you came out in the middle of the night to watch over it, and you brought the world's eyes with you.
Thank Ecuador. Shame UK. ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, Wikileaks, Assange, US, Ecuador, asylum, freedoms, ethics, speech, journalists )

Nancy
- 709 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
The UK has threatened to raid the Ecuadorian embassy in London where Assange is now. This would violate an inviolable international standard. The BBC reported that Britain's foreign secretary, William Hague, "said the UK would not allow Mr. Assange safe
Julian Assange Can Be Arrested in Embassy, UK Warns Ecuador
World  (tags: Julian Assange, Wikileaks founder, Ecuador, President Rafael Correa, asylum decision on Thursday, , British Embassy, British threat: storm embassy, Sweden )

Judy
- 709 days ago - guardian.co.uk
The diplomatic and political minefield that is the fate of Julian Assange is expected to come a step closer to being traversed when Ecuador's president, Rafael Correa, gives his decision on whether his country will grant Assange asylum on Thursday.
Asylum for WikiLeaks Founder ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, Wikileaks, Assange, US, Sweden, Ecuador, asylum, freedoms, ethics )

Nancy
- 765 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
Ask Ecuador to grant asylum to the WikiLeaks founder.
"Just" Foreign Policy--Urge President Correa to Grant Asylum to Julian Assange
World  (tags: Julian Assange, Just Foreign Policy, Ecuador, Espionage Act, President Correa, asylum, USA, Australia, UK, Wikileaks )

Dandelion
- 765 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who fears being extradited to the U.S. to face charges of violating the Espionage Act for his role in leaking U.S. diplomatic cables, has asked Ecuador for political asylum.
Indigenous Group Claims Ecuadorian Government Complicit in 'Genocide'
World  (tags: world, indigenous rights, cultural abuse, culture, indigeouspeoples rights, Ecuador, genocide, Genocide Watch, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', society, politics, humanrights, HumanRights, freedoms, conflict, news )

Cal
- 1207 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Ecuador's paramount indigenous organization has filed a legal complaint against the government, including President Rafael Correa, for allegedly participating in 'genocide' against indigenous people in the Amazon
Indigenous Ecuadorian Group Sues for 'Genocide'
World  (tags: humanrights, Indigenous peoples rights, Ecuador, environmental destruction, alleged genocide, genocide, law, lawsuit, freedoms, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, news, government )

Cal
- 1214 days ago - heraldsun.com.au
ECUADOR'S main indigenous group has unveiled an unprecedented legal complaint against the government alleging "genocide" against the country's native population in the Amazon region.
 

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