5 Mar 2014
La Puya, San Pedro Ayampuc and San José del Golfo, Guatemala, Guatemala. February 26th to March 2nd, 2014. Only a few miles north of Guatemala City, the peaceful resistance at La Puya against the El Tambor gold mine celebrated its second anniversary. Since March 2nd, 2012, local neighbors from San José del Golfo and San Pedro Ayampuc have maintained a 24-hour blockade into the mining project owned by Nevada-based Kappes, Cassiday & Assocaites (KCA). Despite continuous threats and an assassination attempt on a local leader, community members continue their resistance as they claim the industrial activity in their territories is [...]
15 Oct 2013
The Paul Bardwell Gallery of Contemporary Art, at the Colombo Americano Medellin, and Corantioquia present a 20-image MiMundo.org photo exhibit: Impacts of Industrial Metal Mining in Latin America The exhibit is from October 3 to November 1, 2013. Paul Bardwell Gallery of Contemporary Art. Centro Colombo Americano Medellin – Sede Centro. Carrera 45 No 53 [...]
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