Tag Archives: Colombia

Book Review: More than a few bad apples (Jen Moore)

Jen Moore reviews the new book Blood of Extraction by Todd Book & Jeffery R. Webber: “Militarized neoliberalism” and the Canadian state in Latin America By Jen Moore Military responds to mining protest in Peru. (Photo by Thomas Quirynen and Marijke Deleu, … Continue reading

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MAY 12 (UNDER)Mining Justice Film Fest!

The other face of Canada’s Mining Corporations (Under)Mining Justice Film Festival Films that Dig Deep into Canada’s Growing Reputation as a Global Extractive Industries Bully It’s the eve of BC Mining Week. BC’s mining industry leaders will spend the week … Continue reading

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Extracting Promises: Indigenous Peoples, Extractive Industries and the World Bank (Report)

This detailed 2003 report presents a scathing analysis of World Bank-funded extractive projects, and World Bank policies that have favoured the interests of extractive corporations over the autonomy of local peoples and governments.   Canada has consistently been among the top 10 largest (in percentage terms) … Continue reading

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