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Hondurans farmers want to shut down an iron mine

By Mark A. Bonta / October 2, 2018 / Comments Off on Hondurans farmers want to shut down an iron mine

Exercising sovereignty over land is a difficult and dangerous in Honduras, and often a last resort for defenseless and endangered communities. In Guapinol, Tocoa, in the eastern region of Colon, local farmers have taken the law into their own hands, blocking a road and setting up a makeshift community which, amazingly to them, has already […]

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