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TAKE ACTION! Demand Justice for Murdered Peruvian Shamans!


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William
- 1075 days ago - shamanism.org
We have just learned that over the last 20 months 14 shamans have been murdered in Peru's region of Loreto. The provincial prosecutor's office said that the murders were allegedly ordered by the mayor of Balsa Puerto, Alfredo Torres.



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William K. (328)
Sunday October 9, 2011, 3:13 pm
I have started a petition for this as well:
http://www.care2.com/news/member/772247920/2977966
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday October 9, 2011, 4:15 pm
THX
 

Yvonne White (232)
Sunday October 9, 2011, 4:25 pm
Thanks William, at first I thought you had posted the same article twice (it happens when you can't tell if Care2 is working correctly!;) But I see this is a different petition. I will also post on my websites.
 

Elle B. (82)
Sunday October 9, 2011, 4:29 pm
Noted~Signed the petition~calling tomorrow a.m. during business hours to make personal contacts

I know the shaman are ok now where they have passed onto. My heart is with the people whose loved ones, friends, counselors and healers have been senselessly torn from their lives by the wretched stupidity of wanton minds.

"Misfortunes will happen to the wisest and best of men." ~Pawnee

“On the dogmas of religion, as distinguished from moral principles, all mankind, from the beginning of the world to this day, have been quarreling, fighting, burning and torturing one another, for abstractions unintelligible to themselves and to all others, and absolutely beyond the comprehension of the human mind.” ~Thomas
Jefferson

"I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use." - Galileo Galilei

 

Past Member (0)
Sunday October 9, 2011, 4:32 pm
Noted and will write emails to the addresses listed. Thanks, William.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday October 9, 2011, 4:41 pm
And again I say:

Zee Kallah (42)


Sunday October 9, 2011, 4:38 pm
That's what they want to do to all spiritually minded people.

Kill them.

Leave only those who worship money.

Rob them.

In the midst of the horror, realize!

Suicide bonfire.

The enemy walks away laughing.

We wrestle not with flesh and blood but with principalities and powers.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday October 9, 2011, 4:42 pm
Thank you for the phone numbers.
 

Jenny Dooley (830)
Sunday October 9, 2011, 5:15 pm
The email addresses to contact:
secretariageneral@presidencia.gob.pe
LimaACS@state.gov
webadmin@embassyofperu.us
sbarboza@embassyofperu.us
pbravo@embassyofperu.us
onuper@unperu.org
infoDesk@ohchr.org
 

William K. (328)
Sunday October 9, 2011, 11:06 pm
This story made the Care2 Human Rights Causes page.

14 Shamans Murdered in Peru.

This article links to the same news story that is linked to in the body of the petition text, which was basically copied and pasted from the Foundation for Shamanic Studies call for action.
 

Brenda Towers (0)
Monday October 10, 2011, 7:55 am
Noted. I have already signed a petition.
 

teresa royer (6)
Monday October 10, 2011, 8:26 am
noted and sign
 

Angelika R. (143)
Monday October 10, 2011, 8:49 am
signed this as well and forwarded both, thx again William
 

Angelika R. (143)
Monday October 10, 2011, 8:57 am
sorry, meant to say noted both. I will look up our local Peru embassy and send them a message.
 

Many Feathers (134)
Monday October 10, 2011, 9:22 am
noted
 

Joe R. (189)
Monday October 10, 2011, 9:58 am
Thank you (and signed William K's petition).
 

Myron Scott (70)
Monday October 10, 2011, 3:59 pm
Thanks for this and the petition, William.
 

Cynthia no frwd B. (261)
Monday October 10, 2011, 6:01 pm
action taken
 

Sue McGuey (100)
Monday October 10, 2011, 7:53 pm
Noted, signed Williams, emails done & posted to Facebook!!~
 

Lika S. (130)
Saturday October 22, 2011, 1:11 am
Thank you for sharing.
 

bilja c. (48)
Saturday October 22, 2011, 3:56 pm
My first info of Shamans was through book of Florinda Donel < Sabono> and a/m are
sad and distressing news. Will take action. Shall we destroy anything for industrialization?
 
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