On Sunday, March 17, 2013, at around 8 pm, the President of the Xinca Indigenous Parliament and three other Xinca leaders were abducted by a group of heavily armed masked men while on their way home from observing a public referendum on Tahoe's Escobal mine in El Volcancito, San Rafael Las Flores,
The best mango of the world that is found in the province of Zambales, Philippines is threatened by the massive nickel mining in the northern towns. We now have the sweetest nickelodeon mango, another first for the World's Guinness Book of Records. Are we going to be thankful for this? I hope not.
The Indian Law Resource Center and indigenous leaders from Guatemala have a plan to stop the progress of a harmful nickel mine in indigenous territories. We need your help! Leaders from Agua Caliente, a community of Maya Q'eqchi' Indians, are in Washington, D.C., this week to