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ACTIVISM: Thousands Protest Giant Gold Mine in Peru's Mountains


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Cal
- 1021 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Fearing water contamination and pollution, over ten thousand people in Cajamarca, Peru are taking part in protests against mining plans by US-company Newmont Mining Corporation.



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Carol H. (229)
Tuesday November 29, 2011, 4:11 pm
noted, thank you Cal
 

tammy B. (52)
Wednesday November 30, 2011, 1:18 pm
noted. thank you for the story!
 

Dave C. (214)
Thursday December 1, 2011, 2:37 pm
noted...lets return power to the people in Peru, too.....
 

Daniel Partlow (189)
Thursday December 1, 2011, 5:39 pm
Noted. You can't drink or eat gold. Why should a few get rich at the expense of so many others?
 
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