Frack Goldcorp! The Struggle for Space and the SFU Centre for the Contemporary Arts

http://vancouver.mediacoop.ca/blog/stimulator/8941#comment-15723 Frack Goldcorp! The Struggle for Space and the SFU Centre for the Contemporary Arts BLOG POST posted on NOVEMBER 11, 2011 by STIMULATOR Blog posts are the work of individual contributors, reflecting their thoughts, opinions and research. A recent anti-GoldCorp demo in Vancouver Canadian mining and extractive industries not only destroy space where nature … Continue reading

Once organizaciones suecas se manifiestan contra la inversión en la industria extractiva en América Latina

Once organizaciones suecas se manifiestan contra la inversión en la industria extractiva en América Latina Por varias organizaciones – Estocolmo, 3 de octubre de 2011 A raíz de las investigaciones que la organización independiente SwedWatch realizó sobre varias empresas canadienses que están realizando extracciones de minerales en América Latina y cuyo informe muestra que hay … Continue reading

Swedish pensions invested in problematic mines in Latin America

Swedish pensions invested in problematic mines in Latin America [Report 2011.09.22]   The pipes are leaking. The fluid smells sticky and is possibly cyanide. Photo: Swedwatch Water scarcity, land conflicts and harassment of trade unionists – these are the facts of life for those living and working at the Yanacocha mine in Peru. Reports of … Continue reading

The blacklisting of Rio Tinto

Al Jazeera news, 12 Sept 2011   The blacklisting of Rio Tinto   Too many invest in companies – such as Australia’s Rio Tinto – without any consideration of the ethics of doing so. NAJ Taylor Last Modified: 12 Sep 2011 12:24   Papuans protest against Freeport and Rio Tinto’s Grasberg mine outside of Freeport’s … Continue reading