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TAKE ACTION NOW! Ask Brazil to Cease Construction of Dam Complex That Will Displace Indigenous Brazilians


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Cal
- 574 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop the building of a Brazilian dam complex that will displace thousands of indigenous people and irrevocably damage the ecosystem of the Amazon.



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Jade N. (22)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 5:55 pm
signed and noted thanks!
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 6:37 pm
Signed, thanks Cal.
 

Christeen Anderson (469)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 7:12 pm
Signed.
 

Carol H. (229)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 8:01 pm
signed and noted
 

Elle B. (81)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 8:52 pm
Thank-you Cal ~ Signed

“The Greed of gain has no time or limit to its capaciousness. Its one object is to produce and consume. It has pity neither for beautiful nature nor for living human beings. It is ruthlessly ready without a moment's hesitation to crush beauty and life.” ―George Eliot

"The written word became established as a criterion of the superior man—a symbol of emotional fineness. The man who could write his name on a piece of paper, whether or not he possessed the spiritual fineness to honor those words in speech, was by some miraculous formula a more highly developed and sensitized person than the one who had never had a pen in hand, but whose spoken word was inviolable and whose sense of honor and truth was paramount. With false reasoning was the quality of human character measured by man's ability to make with an implement a mark upon paper."

"Is not humanness a matter of heart and mind, and is it not evident in the form of relationship with men? Is not kindness more powerful than arrogance; and truth more powerful than the sword?"

―Ota K'Te/Mochunozhin, Oglala Lakota, [aka: Chief Luther Standing Bear,Teton Sioux], (1905-1939)
 

Erin R. (169)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 9:58 pm
n & s
 

Roger M. (0)
Thursday January 31, 2013, 11:00 pm
Signed, of course. Thank you.
 

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (273)
Friday February 1, 2013, 1:54 am
signed Cal
 

Kip Mapes (28)
Friday February 1, 2013, 2:10 am
Thank You for giving me the opportunity to sign my name against destroying their home.
 

Fran away F. (111)
Friday February 1, 2013, 2:31 am
Thanks, Cal, signed and noted in opposition to this grave injustice to indigenous Brazilians and to the earth itself.
 

Arild Warud (163)
Friday February 1, 2013, 2:46 am
Signed,TY Cal.
 

Lynn D. (0)
Friday February 1, 2013, 2:47 am
Thank you ---- if the dam has to be built they could at least find a place for the people to move to!
 

Autumn S. (146)
Friday February 1, 2013, 2:54 am
signed
 

Silvia Gonzalez (32)
Friday February 1, 2013, 3:13 am
Noted and signed. Thanks.
 

Birgitta S. (230)
Friday February 1, 2013, 3:36 am
Gladly signed. Thank you, Cal, Very Much!! for this
 

paul m. (93)
Friday February 1, 2013, 4:45 am

Signed..
 

Bartlomiej T. (307)
Friday February 1, 2013, 5:17 am
Signed. Thank you Cal.
 

Lisa Neste (695)
Friday February 1, 2013, 6:50 am
Your signature has been recorded.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday February 1, 2013, 7:02 am
saddly greed and money are more important than people
 

Unnikrishnan Sasidharan (48)
Friday February 1, 2013, 7:20 am
S+N
 

Daniel Partlow (189)
Friday February 1, 2013, 7:23 am
S&N Instead, let's take the government's homes away and see if they like that!
 

LMj Sunshine (121)
Friday February 1, 2013, 9:46 am
TY!!
 

Ben Oscarsito (354)
Friday February 1, 2013, 10:17 am
Done!
 

Esther Z. (101)
Friday February 1, 2013, 10:33 am
Noted and signed.
 

Danny M. (81)
Friday February 1, 2013, 11:16 am
Signed. Thank you Cal!
 

Dany Strakova (119)
Friday February 1, 2013, 11:52 am
done
 

John B. (215)
Friday February 1, 2013, 2:57 pm
Thanks Cal for the link. Signed and noted. This destruction and displacement must be stopped!
 

Natalie V. (27)
Friday February 1, 2013, 3:22 pm
noted & signed
 

Ros G. (90)
Friday February 1, 2013, 6:17 pm
Thanks Cal - signed with pleasure
 

Past Member (0)
Friday February 1, 2013, 9:07 pm
Done cheers
 

Lois Jordan (55)
Saturday February 2, 2013, 11:37 am
Signed. Noted. Thanks, Cal.
 

Rosemary Rannes (634)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 12:17 am
Cal thank you for posting this action. Of course I signed & posted to Twitter. I have previously signed petitions to stop the construction of the Belo Monte Dam which is an outrageous violation of human rights/genocide against the indigenous Xingu people of the Amazon rainforest. We can only hope that President Dilma Rousseff will stop the construction and realize the irreversible tragic consequences of his action to allow the construction to go ahead in the first place!
 

desanka sandulovic (394)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 3:31 pm
Done! Thank you Cal.
 

Susanne R. (249)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 10:31 pm
Signed and noted!
 
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