Saturday, April 28, 2012

Environmental Problems and Activists Struggling Against Abuse

Some members of NGOs and their leaders are persecuted or even killed for their environmental work. The Jesuit nun Dorothy Stang she was killed at Brazilian Amazon rainforest defending the indigenous peoples rights. Unfortunately the list of abuses is long. This video was created by Amnesty International and many progressive freelance filmmakers. This is the story of main environmental rights activists. They are protecting and defending the defenseless minorities, indigenous people their rights against the powerful multinational companies and arrogant power structure of government who don’t care the principles of human rights and the rights of people and environment.

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