Tag Archives: Marlin mine

News bulletins about Goldcorp Inc. (Rights Action)

Posts from Rights Action on Goldcorp Inc. activities in Guatemala: Contamination of Water By Goldcorp Inc. (Montana Exploradora) In San Miguel Ixtahuacan And Sipacapa, San Marcos: The INACIF assessment confirmed that the total nitrogen in the water discharge from the … Continue reading

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Welcome to Guatemala: gold mine protester beaten and burnt alive (The Guardian)

By David Hill (The Marlin mine in western Guatemala owned by Canadian firm Goldcorp. Photograph: David Hill)   “They took him and poured gasoline all over him. Then they struck a match and lit him.” Doña A – not her … Continue reading

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May 1st, 2014 Action & Petition: Goldcorp Makes Me Sick! | GOLDCORP ¡ME ENFERMA!

Picket the Goldcorp AGM! May 1 – 2 pm In front of the Hyatt Regency Hotel, 655 Burrard St Vancouver, unceded Coast Salish Territories Organized by the Mining Justice Alliance Why picket Goldcorp Inc.? Among the world’s largest gold producers, … Continue reading

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Tensions rise after murder of Guatemalan indigenous activist opposed to Canada’s Tahoe Resources silver project (La politica es la politica)

Article providing an in-depth look at the kidnapping and murder of Xinca leaders on March 17, 2013.  This piece includes quotes from Tahoe Resources, the UN High Commission for Human Rights, and the US Embassy in Guatemala.  It also goes on … Continue reading

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Canadian and US Organizations Call for Investigation into Recent Violence at Canadian Owned Mines in Guatemala (MiningWatch)

 Press release outlining concerned calls for investigations into violence near Tahoe Resources’s Escobal mine site. The Mining Justice Alliance is a signatory to the letter below, now published–in both English and Spanish–on MiningWatch’s website (links below).     [Release:] Canadian and … Continue reading

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Vancouver Screening: HEALTH TRIBUNAL ON GOLDCORP JULY 14 2012

Public screening of the upcoming Health Tribunal taking place in Guatemala:   HEALTH TRIBUNAL In the case of Goldcorp Versus Mining Affected Communities July 14 2012  2-5pm VIVO 1965 Main St Goldcorp is building a reputation for itself in Vancouver … Continue reading

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Activists square off against Vancouver-based mining firms (Canada.com)

May 18, 2011 Article by by Derrick Penner, Vancouver Sun.   [From the Article:] Activists are bringing their claims of environmental damage and rights violations against two Canadian mining companies operating in Latin America directly to the firms’ annual general … Continue reading

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