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Lives at Risk

Published: March 17, 2010, Author: JayTaber

Amazonia for Sale, the online film from Peru, documents the fight of the Awajun and Wampis to defend their territory from the Peruvian government and mining companies. Using Internet videography, the indigenous of the Amazon make a compelling case against transnational corporations violating international law within their ancestral territories. With help from supporters worldwide, they are vividly exposing the lives at risk.

Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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