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Train Terror as Mining Giant Endangers Earth's Most Threatened Tribe


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- 2425 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Plans by a giant mining company to expand a controversial railway line that has already opened up parts of Brazil's Amazon to invaders, are now putting Earth's most threatened tribe in direct danger



   

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Past Member (0)
Monday July 30, 2012, 6:14 am
Thanks.
 

Jaime A (52)
Monday July 30, 2012, 8:15 am
Thanks for info.!!
 

Gloria p (304)
Monday July 30, 2012, 8:35 am
Senseless expansion is slow genocide.
 

Robert Hardy (68)
Monday July 30, 2012, 8:58 am
Why is this tribe person wearing a jean skirt? Some times I wonder about the compulsion to protect "lost" tribes. I guess I understand the reasoning, but who really wants this protection? For thousands of years humans have discovered one another and interacted and integrated in a new society, but now we wish to keep some of us like animals in a natural zoo. True, the integration of these tribes has been for the most part a disaster with the tribal people getting the worst of it. But is it really wise to try to keep them "pure?" I just don't know.
 

Daniel Partlow (179)
Monday July 30, 2012, 9:08 am
Why must we open all the secret and wild places to invasion. These people are happy with out our interferance and should not have to try to endure this.
 

Robert O (12)
Monday July 30, 2012, 11:37 am
Once again "progress" is going to do much more harm than good.
 

M G (0)
Monday July 30, 2012, 12:54 pm
Robert Hardy -- Thats about the most stupid things i have heard, seen on text....

Some of them dont want to know anything about.. our world.. they just get confronted and sometimes, forced to etc.. etc.. i know, i live in South America!
 

Terry V (30)
Monday July 30, 2012, 2:29 pm
GREED SUCKS!

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. (0)
Monday July 30, 2012, 3:52 pm
If rainforests are the lungs of the planet what happens when the planet can't breathe?
 

samantha l (0)
Monday July 30, 2012, 5:58 pm
Noted
 

Mary Donnelly (47)
Monday July 30, 2012, 8:46 pm
Thanks Cal.
 
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