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Brazil Set to Trade Cultural Heritage for Iron Ore

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Brazil, one of the world's great emerging economies, is at a crossroads. As the country seeks to accelerate economic growth, it risks losing ties to both its natural and cultural history.

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pam w. (138)
Wednesday December 19, 2012, 8:07 pm
First the Amazon forests and now the people?

John B. (194)
Wednesday December 19, 2012, 9:34 pm
Thanks Cal for the link to the article. The Vale corporation seems to be bent on destroying everything that stands in it's way of making a profit. Read and angrily noted.

Daniel Partlow (189)
Thursday December 20, 2012, 6:32 am
Why must everything come down to financial profit? Everything is for sale including our morallity and integrity. It's because of exterme greed and the constant advertizing that all that matters is material wealth. Weve become a horrible society!!

Rose Becke (295)
Thursday December 20, 2012, 1:52 pm

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Thursday December 20, 2012, 2:50 pm

Aletta Kraan (146)
Thursday December 20, 2012, 6:36 pm
Leave them alone , people come first !!!

Dorothy N. (63)
Thursday December 20, 2012, 11:26 pm
This is horrendous!

Priceless knowledge will be lost, ancient human history destroyed...

In my outrage and sorrow, I am left wordless , even for swears...

Sandi C. (233)
Friday December 21, 2012, 8:14 am

Suheyla C. (231)
Friday December 21, 2012, 12:33 pm

Gvapo T. (22)
Saturday December 22, 2012, 8:55 am
it looks that for some people there is nothing more important than numbers on the bank account
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