Guatemala has decreed a state of emergency in El Estor, an eastern town of mainly indigenous people in conflict with a Swiss-owned nickel mine they accuse of polluting their lake

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> Solway Investment Group Surely a massive international corporation wouldn’t abuse poor natives in a poor country for the sake of profits

bctg106

The lake turned orange. The mining company says it’s normal.

GetTheLudes

The Swiss shit on indigenous people all over in every way they can. I’ve seen and read so many awful things.

Burnrate

I am relieved it isn’t a Canadian mining company this time.

iambluest

they go so far as to kill scientist and students to protect the mining Operation, look for the name “Nahomy lara” and read her story. spoiler alert, big money and big names have not paid for what they did.

IIxtab