Pan American Silver paves the way for ecologically and socially destructive mines, and lets communities deal with the fallout.
As the Vice President seeks to remedy root causes of migration, she should vow to dismantle neoliberal rules that have been devastating for rural and Indigenous peoples.
Rising corruption in Guatemala threatens landmark legal victories by Indigenous activists defending their land from mining.
When Police Repression is Not Enough: A U.S. Corporation is Suing Guatemala to Crush Local Mining Opposition
Global mining companies are turning to international arbitration to strong-arm governments into bending to their interests.
Across the Global South, international mining companies use disturbing tactics to forcibly open mining operations against the wills of local communities.