Chevron Eyes Ecuador’s Rain Forest; Indigenous Groups Fight Back

More than 10 million acres of pristine oil-rich Ecuadorian rain forest is up for grabs in what is known as the XI Oil Round. Watchdog group Amazon Watch, which represents five indigenous nationalities — Achuar, Shuar, Zápara, Shiwiar, and Kichwa — is taking legal action against major oil company Chevron. The group points the finger […]

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