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Repeat Oil Spills Turning Peruvian Amazon Into 'Sacrifice Zone' for Big Oil
Environment  (tags: World, Climate, Peru, Big Oil, Environment, Pollution, Indigenous )

Judy
- 1117 days ago - commondreams.org
Less than six months after two horrific oil spills in the Peruvian Amazon devastated Indigenous communities and the local ecosystem, yet another spill in the region has been reported.
Defend Sapara Indigenous Leaders Threatened for Opposing Oil Development in the Amazon
Environment  (tags: world, Sustainabililty, protection, pollution, politics, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, green, habitat, forests, environment, endangered, ecosystems, destruction, conservation, climate, Oil, S├ípara, Indigenous, Ecuador, Amazon )

Darren
- 1128 days ago - amazonwatch.org
Sapara leaders have been speaking out against the Ecuadorian government's plans for oil drilling on their territory in the Amazon, and now they have received threats over their efforts to defend their lives, land, and culture.
This Is Indian Country With Billy Frank Jr. - Alaska And The Great Oil Spill   video
Environment  (tags: Indian Country, Billy Frank Jr., Alaska, Valdez Oil Spill, video, Exxon, Native American, indigenous, history, fishing, oil pollution )

Sheryl
- 1345 days ago - youtube.com
I suggest finding the time to view this. If you think you knew everything video will share more. Video teaches what we must all do as a people, good lessons in this. The Native people have resisted the longest we now face similar. Speak in one voice.
This Changes Everything   video
Environment  (tags: Naomi Klein, Canada, Alberta tar sands, Guardian Docs, First Nations, indigenous, environmental nightmare )

Sheryl
- 1500 days ago - youtube.com
Naomi Klein did not think climate change was her issue but when she realised the close link between environmental destruction and inequality everything changed. the Canadian govt granted virtual free rein to companies seeking oil in Alberta tar sands.
Sign the Petition to Chevron
Environment  (tags: pollution, chevron, toxic wastewater, rainforest, oil drilling, Ecuadorian Amazon, indigenous, farmers, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pollution, trees, water, animals )

Sara
- 1688 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Pay your debt of $9.5 million to indigenous and farmer communities in the Ecuadorian Amazon"
Stop the Destruction of the Ecuadorian Amazon
Environment  (tags: Aquarico river, Parahuaico river, Petroamazona, Ecuador, indigenous )

Sheryl
- 1819 days ago - amazonwatch.org
Publicly condemn the massive oil spill into the Aguarico and Parahuaico rivers; ensure that the area is fully remediated and affected communities are appropriately compensated; and revoke Petroamazonas' licenses for future drilling.
TAKE ACTION! | Save the Yasuní - ECUADOR's National Pk| PLEASE SIGN & SHARE
Environment  (tags: climate, destruction, environment, forests, habitat, Indigenous, habitatdestruction, nature, trees, wildlife )

Ena
- 2160 days ago - avaaz.org
The park, mainly jungle, was designated by UNESCO in 1989 as a Biosphere Reserve and is part of the territory where it is located the Huaorani people. We need outside help because OUR President is issuing an order that will cause environmental damage.
Ecuadorean Tribe Will 'Die Fighting' to Defend Rainforest (See Action in Comments)
Environment  (tags: Amazon, Ecuador, raingorest, Jasuni National Park, Petroamazonas, oil, indigenous, exploitation, Kichwa tribe, Vandana Shiwa )

Angelika
- 2323 days ago - guardian.co.uk
In what looks set to be one of the most one-sided struggles in the history of Amazon forest conservation, an indigenous community of about 400 villagers is preparing to resist the Ecuadorean army and one of the biggest oil companies in South America.
The San Onofre Nuclear Plant Is An Accident Waiting to Happen! ACTION US
Environment  (tags: nuclear energy, reactors, protection, emergency planning, radioactive waste, indigenous, Californiaenvironment, ecosystems, habitatdestruction )

Nancy
- 2543 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Eight million people in California will soon be endangered by America's most dangerous nuclear power plant if the Southern California Edison power company has its way.
Please Help Stop Experimental Seabed Mining in the Pacific ACTION
Environment  (tags: protection, wildlife, destruction, environment, Papua New Guinea, Pacifac, indigenous )

Nancy
- 2713 days ago - actnowpng.org
Civil society groups across the region are calling on their leaders to slow down on this dangerous and untried new industry - but they need YOUR support for their petition.
ACTION ALERT: Stand With Indigenous Peoples in Borneo Reclaiming Their Stolen Lands! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: community, environment, protection reclaimed, indigenous, rights, stolen lands, borneo )

Simone
- 2941 days ago - act.ran.org
Please stand in solidarity with the Indigenous community of Long Teran Kanan, who peacefully reclaimed a portion of their ancestral lands from palm oil giant IOI Group last March.
40,000 Indigenous and Local People Displaced, 400,000 Acres of Rainforest to Be DESTROYED Unless We Speak Up!
Environment  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Sustainabililty, indigenous, dam, brazil, ecosystems, endangered, destruction, habitat, humans )

Steve
- 3104 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Belo Monte would be a project bigger than the Panama Canal, flooding at least 400,000 acres of rainforest, displacing 40,000 indigenous and local people, and destroying the priceless habitats of countless unique species
Rainforest Protection Issues: Murder in Malaysia's Rainforest
Environment  (tags: rainforest, logging, trees, indigenous, corporate, murder )


- 4214 days ago - rainforestportal.org
...we note the making of another rainforest martyr -- this time in Malaysia's rainforests -- as missing Penan indigenous leader Kelesau Naan, headman of the Penan settlement of Long Kerong in the Upper Baram region of Sarawak, was found dead.
Blockade Against Uranium Mine. Help Being Sought.
Environment  (tags: destruction, environment, uranium, development, mining, indigenous, land, Canada )

John
- 4395 days ago - intercontinentalcry.org
The Algonquins of Ardoch lake recently set up a blockade against the development of a uranium mine on lands illegally appropriated from them. They have also sent out a call asking for assistance to help stop this mine, and the ongoing tests on this land.
   

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