canadian mining companies
‘MARMATO’ Covers a Colombian Town in the Aftermath of a Canadian Mining Operation
We interviewed director Mark Grieco about MARMATO, his film that examines the contentious six-year process during and after a Canadian mining company bought a Colombian mine worth billions.
The Harper Government Has Refused to Fill a Position to Oversee the Mining Industry
Nearly a year after a vacancy for a job overseeing Canada's mining industry began, the position remains open. Critics say the Harper government's willingness to drag its feet on appointing someone is indicative of the problems Canada faces when dealing...
Indigenous People in Chile Are Worried about Canadian Mining Sparking a Genocide
Activists and indigenous residents of Chile are challenging mining giant Barrick Gold and their Pascua Lama gold mine project in the mountains, which residents say threatens to poison canals, rivers, and glaciers and would irreparably damage the...