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Does the Canadian Government Have a Message for Mining-Affected Communities in Mexico?

October 25, 2017 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: MexicoHuman RightsIndigenous Rights.

Guest blog by Daniela Pastrana, Periodistas de a PIe Journalists Network, @danielapastrana Translated from the original in Spanish by Christian Filip This month, during Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s visit to Mexico, multiple videos circulated showing Mexican women legislators acting like teenagers, pushing one another aside in order to take a selfie with the leader who has been • Read More »

Mexican Network of Mining Affected People Tries to Extract a Response from Trudeau

October 12, 2017 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: MexicoHuman RightsIndigenous Rights.

On the eve of Prime Minister Trudeau’s first official visit to Mexico, the Mexican Network of Mining Affected People (REMA by its initials in Spanish) has issued a communiqué to call on Prime Minister Trudeau to live up to his commitments and stop the devastation of Indigenous and campesino communities that has enabled Canadian mining companies • Read More »