Tuesday, November 25, 2008

10,000 Indigenous People Mobilize in Ecuador


InterContinental Cry
10,000 Indigenous People Mobilize in Ecuador
Posted: 24 Nov 2008 10:54 PM CST
In Ecuador, more than 10,000 indigenous people mobilized last week to protest a new water law introduced by government of President Rafael Correa, which they say could lead to privatization, pollution and depletion of this most precious resource. The protest took place on November 19, “two days after thousands of campesinos and coastal fishers staged nation [...]


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