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BRAZIL: Tense Protests over Brazilian President Temer's Visit to Norway
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... a protest in front of the prime minister's residence in Oslo on Friday to make it clear to Temer that they view his administration's policies as not only putting forests at risk, but also the very lives of indigenous peoples and human rights ...
Norway to Brazil: Curb deforestation or we stop the moneyMacau Daily Times

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Mon, Jun 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source

FEATURE -Politics of Death: The Bangladeshi professor defending nature with his life
Reuters
... host of threatened species from crocodiles to pythons. The protests have turned nasty with at least 20 protesters injured in January and five detained when police launched tear gas and water cannons against anti Rampal protesters. ... "In ...

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Mon, Jun 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Windy City Times

Windy City Times

Million strong: Trans-led coalition protests at Chicago Pride Parade
Windy City Times
Trans liberation necessitates the liberation of all peoples, and especially indigenous peoples. We honor the legacy of Sylvia Rivera, a Boricua trans woman as we resist all forms of colonial occupation and US imperialism, both in Chicago and around the ...

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Sun, Jun 25, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Focus Taiwan News Channel (press release)

Focus Taiwan News Channel (press release)

Protesters rally against government's decision on stone mining ...
Focus Taiwan News Channel (press release)
Taipei, June 25 (CNA) Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Taipei on Sunday in protest against a decision by the Ministry of Economic Affairs ...
Thousands rally over mining extension - Taipei TimesTaipei Times

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Sun, Jun 25, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Taiwan News

Taiwan News

Environmental groups protest against mining rights extension
Taiwan News
However, Lin Shu-fen (林淑芬), lawmaker of the Democratic Progressive Party (民進黨) who showed up on the protest stage, argued that the decision violated the Indigenous Peoples Basic Law (原住民基本法), for ACC never acquired the permission of local ...

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Sun, Jun 25, 2017, Continue reading at the source

Rock exhibit marks four months of land rights protest
Taipei Times
An exhibition of artifacts cleared from an Aboriginal protest camp on Taipei's Ketagalan Boulevard opened yesterday at the city's Treasure Hill Artist Village (寶藏巖), as attention turns to a meeting on Friday of the Presidential Office's Indigenous ...

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Sat, Jun 24, 2017, Continue reading at the source