Diversity fan zone blocked from opening in St Petersburg

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; World Cup ‘Safe space’ to celebrate minorities in football shuttered in city known for hard line on LGBT activism A fan zone volunteer in St Petersburg. The company renting its venue to Diversity House changed its mind and told activists they were not welcome. Läs mer…

'We burned the forest': the indigenous Chileans fighting loggers with arson

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Chile Chile’s Mapuche people are resorting to increasingly radical tactics to reclaim their ancestral land from exploitive industries A Mapuche gathering in Ercilla, Chile. The Mapuche are protesting the presence of agricultural firms on their land. Photograph: Rodrigo Abd/AP It is late autumn in Läs mer…