Tag Archives: El Estor

Hudbay Minerals: Stop the Harassment in Guatemala Concerning Mining Related Criminal and Civil Lawsuits (Rights Action)

(Below: A letter to Hudbay Minerals and CGN concerning harassment in Guatemala of German Chub related to civil lawsuits in Canada and a criminal trial in Guatemala. The letter is written by Graham Russell of Rights Action. For more information … Continue reading

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Photo Essay: Ceremony In Honor Of The Lote 8 (El Estor) Struggle and Solidarity Visit (Rights Action)

[Part of a photo essay by Grahame Russell of Rights Action, who is currently leading a delegation of North Americans to Guatemala in partnership with the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC). The group has been visiting communities resisting violent … Continue reading

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Photo Essay: Genocide Denial (Rights Action)

[Part of a photo essay by Grahame Russell of Rights Action, who is currently leading a delegation of North Americans to Guatemala in partnership with the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC). The group has been visiting communities resisting violent … Continue reading

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Snake oil and the Myth of Corporate Social Responsibility (Canadian Dimension)

This detailed article outlines failed attempts to regulate Canada’s extractive industry via Bill C-300, and critiques the concept of voluntary ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’. It also outlines human rights complaints against Toronto-based Hudbay Minerals in Guatemala. Additional links and resources are included at the end.   [From the article … Continue reading

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