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surrounded

surrounded

here are the last ones
who share all the nothing they have….

scratching on the face of the world….

july 26, 2014
Copyright 2014 Lance Henson

Poetry

Forest Rights for Communities is Key in Fight Against Global Warming

Preventing deforestation is as crucial to curbing climate change as reducing our dependence on fossil fuels. Yet an astonishing 3 million+ acres of forest—the equivalent of 50 soccer fields… 246 more words

Climate Change

National: thousands march in Mexico City to demand agrarian reform

On 23 July, between 25,000 (according to the government of Mexico City) and 35,000 campesinos (according to organizers of the action) marched in Mexico City to demand a comprehensive agrarian reform, in repudiation of the reform laws on energy, and in favor of respect for the rights of peoples and communities. 165 more words

Indigenous People

Xhosa woman hoeing

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. – Nelson Mandela

The Xhosa number approximately 7,1 million people, the majority of whom live in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. 108 more words

Africa

Will Falk: What Does Solidarity Look Like?

By Will Falk / Deep Green Resistance

Each night Unist’ot’en Clan spokeswoman, Freda Huson, and her husband Wet’suwet’en hereditary chief Toghestiy fall asleep on their traditional land not knowing whether the Royal Canadian Mounted Police are going to storm their bridge in the depths of night. 1,308 more words

Culture Of Occupation

Maugna Titirangi

It wasn’t exactly the ball of glowing orange energy you would expect to see. – it was shaded by clouds, producing a burning red stripe across a black mesh of ocean and sky. 1,312 more words

Adventure