Daily Archives: June 9, 2010

Crude Movie Trailer

With all the attention focused on BP and the Oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico it might be a good time to re,ind people of another tragic oil related case: “Three years in the making, this riveting new documentary … Continue reading

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John Kasaona: How poachers became caretakers

In his home of Namibia, John Kasaona is working on an innovative way to protect endangered animal species: giving nearby villagers (including former poachers) responsibility for caring for the animals. And it’s working.

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Nigeria’s forgotten oil spills

BP has said again and again that it will cover the costs of cleaning up its oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.But away from the cameras, thousands of┬áNigerians in the Niger Delta, continue to battle for any compensation from … Continue reading

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World Cup spending criticised

South Africa has spent more than $2 billion on infrastructure to get ready for the World Cup, but critics say a lot of the money is pushing aside the poor.Despite ongoing debate over the strength or weakness of economic gains … Continue reading

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