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Mexican Communities On Guard Against Thirst for Oil

Environment  (tags: energy, conservation, environment, indigneouspeoples rights, ecosystems, destruction, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, oceans, politics, world, wildlife, healthconditions )

- 394 days ago -
The Terra 123 oil and gas well in the southeastern Mexican state of Tabasco was in flames since late October, just 1.5 km from a community of 1,500 Oxiacaque indigenous villagers, who were never evacuated.

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Edo R. (71)
Wednesday January 1, 2014, 7:25 am
Thanks for sharing, Cal!

Past Member (0)
Wednesday January 1, 2014, 9:02 am
Thank you for sharing!

Winn Adams (210)
Wednesday January 1, 2014, 11:42 am

Theodore Shayne (56)
Wednesday January 1, 2014, 12:24 pm
Noted & posted

lee e. (114)
Wednesday January 1, 2014, 1:52 pm
Thanks for the share - these companies are the scourge of the Earth!

Ans Weevers (13)
Wednesday January 1, 2014, 2:41 pm
happy new year to all living beings on earth

Stardust Noel (49)
Wednesday January 1, 2014, 3:31 pm
Noted & shared

Peta Clarke (30)
Wednesday January 1, 2014, 5:11 pm
Thank you for sharing Cal noted. People appear to be a disposable commodity when it comes to mining.

Nimue Pendragon (279)
Wednesday January 1, 2014, 5:15 pm

Enrico H. (7)
Wednesday January 1, 2014, 6:15 pm

Michael A. (29)
Wednesday January 1, 2014, 7:32 pm

Stevie A. (10)
Wednesday January 1, 2014, 9:02 pm
Does Mexico have laws that require evacuation? Or was this deliberately done to the First Nations people?

Past Member (0)
Thursday January 2, 2014, 12:58 am

Frances Darcy (225)
Thursday January 2, 2014, 1:05 am

Alfred Donovan (46)
Thursday January 2, 2014, 1:14 am
These poor people will pay a heavy price in their future health due to this criminal action.

Sylvie A. (136)
Thursday January 2, 2014, 4:18 am
Notée, merci.

Michael Kirkby (89)
Thursday January 2, 2014, 8:19 am
Noted & posted

LynnCarin LadySeastar (432)
Thursday January 2, 2014, 11:00 am
Noted - Thanks for sharing, Cal!

Beatriz Blauth (37)
Thursday January 2, 2014, 11:37 am
Oil spills all over the world. And still more places are being found and drilled. But Insanity will end, when Earth gets so contaminated that no living creature will survive. Except, maybe, cockroaches.

gabriele jefferson (147)
Monday February 17, 2014, 5:57 am
noted, shared on fb & twitter
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