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this was going to have significant effects throughout all of central america it was right around that time that they began to to seriously contemplate a covert operation directed at overthrowing the government out of. central carried off by the us there were major business interests of the company that was most offended by the reforms that were taking place with united fruit company on the board of united fruit was john foster dulles who happen to be our secretary of state and his brother allen dulles was the head of the cia and so there was a convenient blame for these fears about appropriation of land with the cia the cia is not working to protect the american people its primary function is to protect american corporations have better separate. and days. kept me already great to the americans to be fomenting or carrying on a war in
a country if it were to do this without any kind of congressional approval i think would put some real strain on the constitution we are an imperial nation and we basically have been in your nation throughout most of our is for the rich to protect their resources and the way to do it is with blue states the ensuite herschel persian. the us didn't invent that at superior closely. and i know we can't make it be for the people. with liberty but if it really shows how small actions undertaken by the united states can have huge effects over decades in the way the history of another country unfolds. for guatemala it's been all unfortunate not a few clean wear but not a come from before they return our journey for a mammogram. hope you enjoyed. like.
to get the movie we hear only because we think there are minerals for the mole in mind people to live in fact i don't know if there's anyone here who has worked in the mine and what i know you talk know nobody works here but if there are no minerals here i don't know if it will do nothing more and will leave you with us and at the most it will be fifty days and will leave will stop you know will leave . him for example you can see here that all of the people came without weapons and if. nobody brought arms out on the other hand you guys came protected you as anyone is him you know i don't know what your fear is. underneath all of the sorties who have come here have come on behalf of the company but we as part of the population
nobody has taken into account our demands and needs so many many times to store cheese only come to intimidate the people for good reason so our intention is as part of the people of some me who well to say that you get the company out. at nine in the morning i'll give a response and you will no response not a response no response right like remove the machinery that's the response all given the morning no no no yes that's what you want. more i will move it sign it here. you need to take into account the petition and you will avoid this problem this is tomorrow we'll be here to remove the machinery.
as honest despite all of us here are suffering we have endured durst and hunger all because of one multinational company and then i've got the paper written by the engineer marco many service much of it is. really a last night at six o'clock. oh yes we've been waiting here for three hours he's three hours late. and i'm with my dad in seattle going to say we don't have anything else to say to mr market so we're going to act that the people of san miguel is style icon who have come here. and you're like you might gold's an area where the people have decided to set fire to the machine it's.
work. for. you to let me show you how are you going to feel good thank you i mean i know the greegor easier sauterne high end identify this man who's filming i want to see your id and i want to know why you fell manc. interest living yes but you need to respect the law that he is me it's my job. if he was ok with that we would still be unable to see him again basically a few years and. does
the company have a policy of criminalization and persecution against community members who oppose the company. on two occasions. one was a violent assault on two members of our security force who ended up in the hospital . the other was a case where private property was damaged close to the mylan mine are property. worth we don't focus on identity or background. we focus on whether a crime has been committed. so. the company files criminal charges people on it able to fight against the consequences they're facing at this moment. these people act because they have no alternative. this is called the resistance. these people cannot choose to being criminals because their
intentions are most honorable. if these people risk their personal safety for their family. their community and ultimately their country to people who are not in favor but that does not translate into social conflict free labor there are no social problems and suddenly go they're not social problems one must see the glass half full billion people are making an effort and enormous effort to be within their rounds of the law to be nonviolent but to express that they don't want this it's pretty frustrating and i think for the community to face these overwhelming obstacles and challenging corporate interests one of the huge problems that we have in this country in terms of our own democracy is the role that corporate power and corporate money play.
opinion whose only limited impact on posy from a should do including the high concentration of economic power which is in the normal. decision. a c.e.o. of a corporation is now rewarded for being a citizen of the world they're not rewarded even for treating their employees well there were order for the bottom line and they were charge of the shareholder in two thousand and eight goldcorp agreed to it might impact assessment of the marlin mine bottom on corpse new corporate human rights policy puts particular emphasis on recognizing the rights of indigenous people and this isn't just words on the only lesson becomes ill everybody let's goldcorp on the back for having done the right thing and now let's just turn away from this or now let's just trust old court they may have a report like on common ground. that that he's trying to portray goldcorp as
the n.p.r. trying to listen i get very upset at those who the mining industry and other global industries they do not want hard binding law so they come up with all of the self-regulating codes volunteering tones of condos and i think they're fundamentally problematic this is all well and good let me graduate you but look at what it says so much of what. n.g.o.s and communities and individuals have been saying have been validated by your own process. yet the fact is if is i didn't take. part that i wasn't involved i was there but i
don't know who started the fire. in which a lot of police came for me i had to leave my house because i couldn't stay there. that. i was afraid is through it i spent six months outside of my community at. that time was very difficult for me. it was a very hard time because i couldn't be was my children. and i'm used to being with my family. we're talking about. you know a large scale wholesale spying meanwhile things like. fraud and
a real crimes are going on and the governments of devoted almost no resources to actually come about in those things you know it to me this is an obvious. things like if you want to spend money making the internet a safer place you don't spend money spying on everybody you spend money seeking out criminals and prosecuting them. on their way to and talk to the crew of the i can to make sure that a face many challenges. here you have to look out for yourself crashing on to rocks trapped in pack ice in extreme conditions anything can happen and always comes up with surprises you have to keep your eyes open because if there's always something going wrong the ship carries huge reserves of water food fuel as well as helicopters and people able to survive extreme conditions they're ready for anything even an apocalypse she's really an incredible ship calling all
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a pleasure to have you with us here on t.v. today. we speak your language not a day of. school music programs and documentaries in spanish matters to you breaking news a little too negative angles kidney's stories on. the spanish. visit. we saw that some people surrounded the house. but they were throwing stones and shooting in the year but it was at night so we couldn't see who was shooting.
you on the end like i said they were wearing balaclavas. i was scared. in tears as only you know then i saw the containers of gasoline in their hands. and they started throwing it inside your i said my god what are you people doing. quando your eyes. now i heard my brother's voice she said my god what have you done to me. i haven't committed any crimes i haven't done anything. yet i turned around and he had his hands like this and they were in flames his whole body was on fire all of it. what have they done to me i haven't done anything he said. we were fighting to get him
evil only you know they got the signatures throwing you play shanta threats but here in the village of sami gallant we have never been consulted the village of san miguel does not want the mining company. the mine does not comply with relevant to international human rights standards including those specifically developed to protect the rights of indigenous peoples so that alone. makes for a problematic situation when indigenous peoples aren't adequately consulted about a miner an operation of the scope of a mine like this that is placed in their midst. are.
ultimately the dentist people if they're to benefit need to benefit on their own terms their ability to take control of the reins of economic development around. a living economy economy is actually serving real people as a local economy. first of all is a question whether mining should even be carried out altogether can it be done in a way which doesn't destroy people's lives resources environment and so on well you know those are pretty serious questions mining is not a what a moment problem it's happening in asia. in africa and south america and central america in mexico and it's even happening in canada and the united states. you know a sunrise that's more valuable than an ounce of gold or clean water but that's not
a modeling gold mining project. a guatemala the order now permits the campaign to operate was total freedom in. this country the commission came around to found we find that based on the process we don't need to suspend the mine we rescind the order for recess for suspend the mine and we're obviously pleased as the company that there is no longer a suspension order from the commission for the marlin mine. the mine just keeps chugging along and so it's it's an extremely hard struggle. down again at the surface the company has brought a great sadness into our hearts and that is this that i just want us some this is
the focus where not against the mine first sign of the. contract that it is. it is the most they were defending their right. then they did it all right for a healthy life. therefore a decent home. here and you know a. good place out as a company came and tore this community apart again just. ending up in snap at him i thought i mean when he came i thought she was going to kill me you know make it past sorry i said there is no coffee cup we don't make it this old boss said your copy and why one company girl i know there is none she lifted his jacket and then to enter into my eye i know that i'm there is sort of
this but it's going to press now it's a problem i don't want to sell my. and up there and when i went to the hospital i heard them say that i obviously one of these days she's going to day. one and my son has two. and you have three grandchildren i have three grandchildren now and there will be plenty of lent we're going to be abundant. and getting more and more abundant but isn't this i mean is. this plan we've created to give us an idea of what we can work on here in twenty fourteen twenty fifteen what do we need to do we need to talk with the government we need to talk to those who have been affected by the mine here they feel the
purpose of this fight this fight is not in vain it is a fight with dignity i cross quote amala they know about your fight they are learning about your fight crossed central america they know about your fight and they are learning about your fight and we in canada and the united states are learning about your fight you're driven by your fight that's why i tell you today thank you very much.
in mosul is resisted strongly. inmost. which suffered terrible persecution. in norway and we haven't made any progress like i said this is where we'll leave this is where we were born. even if the mind continues at trading for the next five years to learn could knows what will happen and. he. savage you up a bit but our experience here in san miguel. has been very difficult.
along with each other i don't know. who. i used to be a bureaucrat. seriously. what adventures await in this mysterious land where they live what do they eat and what are they actually doing it and talk to. the beginning of the unknown politic night marks in the faces from island life. in sin that enough temptation. the dog was lost for six months. more polar bears than people. tended to easy to hire a rifle as a scooter. because the island is so in a special there are no indigenous people but there are all those who do choose this frozen life. this is could be right about if you are on the conductor.
millions around the globe struggle with hunger each day. what if someone offers a lifetime food supply no charge they carry said they can the very strong position against g.m.o. and we think that. the genetic anymore the right products are free to tool there is no. evidence to this any problem with genetic engineering when you make a deal. or is free cheese always in a mouse trap i don't believe that i destroyed four and there are three. and a primary market is profit. for you my need. for social justice
golden rice on our team. to say a three month old baby injured in one of the volgograd terror bras is on a ventilator in intensive care i will have an update from outside the home. bittle . the u.n. says violence in the central african republic has reached a vicious new level despite french efforts to quell the bloodshed with their own troops and as it land oil wells in two bodies lying face down in the sand we report on the mysterious goings on in libya a country now viewed as almost entirely towards. me watching r.t. international with may and tree farm.