Category Archives: Australia

We Live in a World With Very Rich Multinational Mining Companies, and Very Poor Miners

The Porgera Joint Venture – a gold mining operation in Paupa New Guinea, sucks gold out of a mountaintop, providing little benefit to miners or the people who live near the mine. Activist groups, and a lawsuit recently filed in Australia, seek to change that, as well as correct horrific human rights abuses.

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