Guatemalan Peasants Sue Canadian Mining Company Hudbay

http://www.theworld.org/2012/11/guatemala-mining-hudbay/ Guatemalan Peasants Sue Canadian Mining Company Hudbay BY LAURA LYNCH ⋅ NOVEMBER 30, 2012 ⋅ POST A COMMENT Rosa Elbira (Photo: chocversushudbay.com) A small group of Guatemalans from remote villages has made a long trek to Toronto in search of justice. Five of them are suing a Canadian mining company. They all claim Hudbay … Continue reading

Why we are shouting out against mining injustice

Why we are shouting out against mining injustice BY BRENT PATTERSON MEERA KARUNANANTHAN JUNE 18, 2012 In the next decade, the Conservative government predicts over $500 billion in investments in the mining and extractive sector here in Canada – a prophecy to be fulfilled by the reckless dismantling of already weak Canadian environmental safeguards through the omnibus … Continue reading

Assassinations and Gang Rapes associated with Hudbay Minerals Operations in Guatemala

http://toronto.mediacoop.ca/video/Hudbay-Minerals-Operations-in-Guatemala/11372 VIDEO posted on JUNE 16, 2012 by ZACH RUITER Assassinations and Gang Rapes associated with Hudbay Minerals Operations in Guatemala The Mining Injustice Solidarity Network held two events to call attention to “abuses perpetrated in Guatemala by Hudbay Minerals and its subsidiaries and contractors.” The abuses in question include “forced displacement, assassinations, gang rape, … Continue reading