From Cyanide Gold Mine To Protected Historical Site

By Madalina Preda, www.m.greenpeace.org -

By Madalina Preda for GreenPeace International - For the past 15 years, Canadian mining firm Gabriel Resources has been trying to obtain a permit to extract 300 tonnes of gold from underneath [...]

Navajo, Others Press EPA, Congress To Act On Uranium Mine Cleanup

By Jessica Swarner, www.cronkitenews.azpbs.org -

By Jessica Swarner for Cronkite News - WASHINGTON – Longtime Sanders resident Wayne Lynch was told in July that the water on his ranch contained dangerously high amounts of uranium, yet he is [...]

Peru Declares State Of Emergency Over Mine Protests

By Staff, www.dw.com -

By Staff of Deutsche Welle News - On Monday night local time, Peruvian police clashed with locals protesting the construction of a large copper mine, leaving three dead and 15 injured, including [...]

Protest Lock-Down Continues At Maules Creek Mine Site

By Front Line Action On Coal, www.frontlineaction.org -

Protesters at the Maules Creek coal mine construction site have maintained their blockade overnight, and the site remains in lock-down as protest action escalates over clearing in Leard State [...]