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Brazilian Environmental Activists Killed in Shadow of Rio+20


Environment  (tags: activists, activism protection, habitat, environment, destruction, world, nature, humans, wildlife )

Cal
- 968 days ago - ipsnews.net
- Far from the plush surroundings which hosted Rio+20, the most ambitious global conference on the environment of the past two decades, events in a fishing village in the state of Rio de Janeiro show the cost of fighting environmental crime can be as high



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Sue H. (6)
Sunday July 8, 2012, 8:15 pm
How terribly sad this is.
 

Monica D. (580)
Monday July 9, 2012, 12:39 am
Noted with sadness. The world needs a more sustainable economy, so that it works with nature, and so that there is no need for environmentalists to battle evil daily.
 

Eternal Gardener (754)
Monday July 9, 2012, 3:52 am
Godverdomme what an utter injustice... have no words for iy.
 

Past Member (0)
Monday July 9, 2012, 4:10 am
Noted.
 

Past Member (0)
Monday July 9, 2012, 11:43 am
Thanks for letting us know, Cal.

It brings it home.
 

Bianca D. (87)
Monday July 9, 2012, 8:28 pm
Heartbreaking. Unacceptable.
 

Julie Hoffman (8)
Monday July 9, 2012, 9:29 pm
he must have been smart & powerful
 

Esther Z. (96)
Monday July 9, 2012, 10:22 pm
Sadly noted.
 

Virginia Esquer (8)
Monday July 9, 2012, 11:22 pm
sad
 

Patricia N. (8)
Monday July 9, 2012, 11:26 pm
Maybe this group can take the fight to the U.N. or some world group. Hard to fight big business. What a shame.
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 10, 2012, 12:48 am
noted,
 

Pepe Pops (7)
Tuesday July 10, 2012, 9:39 am
Anderson put it a different way, saying it was not a case of David versus Goliath, but a struggle “against the devil himself”...

True...
 

Jaime Alves (36)
Tuesday July 10, 2012, 11:42 am
So sad, para matar pessoas Brasil.!!
 

Wim Zunnebeld (144)
Tuesday July 10, 2012, 2:58 pm
noted, sad story!
 

Wim Zunnebeld (144)
Tuesday July 10, 2012, 2:58 pm
noted, sad story!
 

Ana R (220)
Wednesday July 11, 2012, 12:45 am
...:(
Thanks for letting us know.
 

greenplanet e. (157)
Wednesday July 11, 2012, 1:46 am
That's brutal. Life means nothing to some corporations.
 

Marianna molnar wooda (9)
Wednesday July 11, 2012, 3:47 am
sad indeed
 

Ruth S. (300)
Wednesday July 11, 2012, 4:45 am
I'm so sorry to hear about this.
 
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