Anniversary vigil for Brumadinho mining disaster

Anniversary vigil for Brumadinho mining disaster

Friday, 24 January 2020 from 16:00-18:00 Embassy of Brazil, 14-16 Cockspur Street, London SW1Y 5BL On 25 January, 2019, a catastophic tailings dam collapse took place at the Brumadinho iron ore mine operated by Brazilian multinational Vale (in which a number of UK...
Chile’s Copper for the Chilean People  

Chile’s Copper for the Chilean People  

For a new constitution making Chile a sovereign state not subordinated to foreign powers By Chilean authors Javiera Martinez and Fernando Toro, and Andy Higginbottom  Before the social explosion in Chile in October 2019, the country was immersed in discussing the...
REPORT: Speculative mining in Spain

REPORT: Speculative mining in Spain

Read a new report by Spanish grassroots organisation Ecologistas en Accion, Speculative mining in Spain. In the last five years Spain has seen a large increase of new open pit mining projects.  This acceleration has been justified by the need for minerals and scarce...