Fighting for Amazonia: Ashaninka Tribe uses Internet to fight off Logging Mafias

(MintPress)—”We used to defend our selves by bow and arrow. But that doesn’t work anymore. Our modern weapon is the internet,” says Benki Piyako, the son of the chief of the Ashaninka in the Brazilian rainforest. “This is the only way to ensure safety on our territory.” Piyako’s homeland is the Amazon rainforest, on the […]