Category: News

Curacao Mass Tourism Impoverishes Local Community

Curacao is small sunny Caribbean island along the coast of Venezuela. Although it lies in Venezuelan territorial waters, the Dutch rule the ABC-Islands from from top to toe. The Dutch international enterprises need the island as their trade hub to the Latin American continent, accounting for 20% of all the attributable inflows, followed by the USA with 17% in 2014. The Netherlands is currently the… Continue Reading “Curacao Mass Tourism Impoverishes Local Community”

Brazilian President wants to Chop Down Amazon Rainforest

Brazil’s recently CIA backed elected president, Jair Bolsonaro, represents what many consider to be the far-right ideologies of nationalism, corporatism, and indifference toward the environment, culture and the poor. The new Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s agenda is to put the Amazon Rainforest lands on the auction block for logging, mining, and agro-businesses, and forcing the indigenous population to assimilate intoBrazilian urban society. Bolsonaro has been quoted as saying that ‘minorities will have to adapt or simply disappear.’ This is… Continue Reading “Brazilian President wants to Chop Down Amazon Rainforest”