Livestock & Anthropogenic Green House Gases in the era of the Capitalocene

How Industrial Livestock Production is Causing Climate Change and how to Organise Against it.   Introduction During the International Geological Congress held in Cape Town last year, a group of scientists announced … verder lezen

Docu: Frontiers of Life

2012-frontiers-of-live-front-detail-250Frontiers of Life: Agribusiness and mega mining expansion in Northwestern Argentina

The conquest of the land that today is known as America, has meant centuries of exploitation and theft of natural resources in the name of “civilization and progress”, leading to the extermination of natural and cultural diversities. This process has continued till today. In Northwestern Argentina the expansion of soy and sugar cane monocultures and mega mining projects cause pollution, deforestation, death and conflicts over millions of hectares of land. Here, indiginous peoples and peasant communities resist the progress of destruction, in the frontiers of life.

 

“The simultaneous existence of all forms of life sustains the earth´s equilibrium”

“every people, every culture is the reflection of the world it lives in”

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