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Brutal Murder of Activists Raises the Stakes for Amazonian Tribes

Pucallpa is the end of the road – the last town before the Amazon becomes impenetrable overland. From here, logs floated down the river are loaded on to…

Dubbed Terrorists, Mayans Fight Back Against Guatemalan Mining Projects

The road between the Guatemalan towns of San Miguel Ixtahuacán and Quetzaltenango is guarded by a dozen thin, young, Mayan men in baseball caps and hooded sweatshirts, who…

Japan Takes on China in Africa

Japan is on a charm offensive in sub-Saharan Africa.