London Calling turns an Eagle eye on Rio Tinto
Is Rio Tinto breaking the law or not? Even if the company isn’t violating a Michigan state mining act and even if the current argument is over a relatively minor issue (the laying of a power line to serve its Eagle mine project) – the controversy should give us pause to reflect. For the world’s third most important corporate miner has a long history of showing arrogance, if not contempt, towards legal agents and their institutions.