Video activism and the Chiapas Media Project
Posted: 22 Nov 2008 10:04 AM CST
In the following presentation, Claudia Magallanes-Blanco from the University of Western Sydney talks about the role of video activism as a world-wide tool for empowerment and the Chiapas Media Project, a collaborative effort based in Mexico that provides indigenous Zapatistas in Chiapas and peasants in Guerrero with training and equipment to produce their own videos. Since [...]
Stop Barrick Gold From Destroying Mount Tenabo!
Posted: 21 Nov 2008 08:11 PM CST
Mount Tenabo, an area of major cultural and Spiritual importance to the Western Shoshone People, is now facing imminent destruction. Last week the U.S. Department of Interior gave the Canadian mining company Barrick Gold approval to go ahead with its massive cyanide heap leach gold mine known as the Cortez Hills Expansion Project. As Explained in [...]