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Oil giant takes aim at indigenous groups in Peru

Thomas Mc Donagh on the unequal struggle between Amazonian communities and Spanish transnational Repsol.

Filed in: Energy Environment Indigenous Peoples Peru Sustainability

Mexico’s ‘worst environmental disaster in modern times’

Jen Wilton investigates the murky waters of an August 2014 chemical spill which is still rocking the boat in Mexico.

Filed in: Environment Mexico

Good for nothing – except procrastination

The climate summit in Peru dodged all the big issues. Now the clock is ticking, says Joe Ware.

Filed in: Climate Change Peru Politics

‘You took them alive, we want them alive!’

In Mexico, the disappearance of 42 students has mobilized an entire country against a failing government. Andalusia Knoll reports.

Filed in: Mexico

Caught in the crossfire

Indigenous leader Irrael Manuel Aguilar Solano on the continuing injustices faced by his people in Colombia.

Filed in: Colombia Indigenous Peoples

Shielding the ants from the elephants

Milan Gandhi looks at what’s at stake at COP20 for those bearing the brunt of the West’s failure to tackle climate change.

Filed in: Climate Change Peru

Climate change greenwashing

Peru’s climate change talks open to allegations of hypocrisy and deception, Stephanie Boyd reports.

Filed in: Environment Peru

Bolivian women fight back against climate of violence

Leny Olivera reports on a community building resistance to domestic abuse and to climate change.

Filed in: Bolivia Climate Change Women

How to prevent catastrophic climate change

Maruška Mileta reports from Venezuela on a meeting of minds before next month’s UN climate talks.

Filed in: Activism Climate Change Venezuela

Evo pulls it off, again...

A resounding election win for Bolivia’s indigenous and anti-neoliberalist president. John Crabtree reports.

Filed in: Bolivia Politics

Brazil’s next president has a rocky road ahead

After weeks of political turbulence, Brazilians go to the polls on Sunday. Alfredo Saad Filho looks at likely outcomes.

Filed in: Brazil Politics

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