Poisonous Amazon leak: world’s richest tin mine pollutes water supply of 22 Indigenous villages

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Isn’t it amazing how communities still living(mostly) in harmony with the environment get dragged into the rest of the world’s race to loot and destroy the planet ASAP? No choice in the matter, no recourse.

GraciaEtScientia

if only mining companies and their ceo’s lived downstream of the places they fuk up

Kn16hT

And nothing will be done about it. Maybe the company gets a small fine

assholes_and_weed

As consumers in a developed nation we like this right? So long as we have cheap shit to consume and fill the void in our lives.

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>Taboca and a subsidiary have 37 applications pending to mine inside the Waimiri-Atroari Indigenous Territory — an activity currently prohibited by Brazil’s Constitution, but which would be permitted under a bill currently before Congress. Kinda feels intentional…

Saitoh17