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Flashback to Cambodia: Of Land Titling and Land Grabbing

When we visited the UN Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights (OHCHR), they received us with smiles full of passion, but also visibly exhausted. 807 more words

Agriculture

Agenda 21: The BLM Land Grabbing Endgame

Why is the federal government so obsessed with grabbing more land?  After all, the federal government already owns more than 40 percent of the land in 9 different U.S. 1,661 more words

Government

We Will Not Eat Crude Oil

Lome Declaration of Oilwatch Africa on Climate Justice and Food Sovereignty in Africa

Members of Oilwatch Africa network met in Lome, Togo, on 9 June 2015 and robustly considered the implications of the world’s stubborn dependence on fossil fuels on climate, food sovereignty, nutrition and well-being in Africa. 961 more words

Climate

History of America's One Percent - Episode #20

In this podcast series we dive into the long and shadowy history of America’s ruling elite through the works of authors who were either silenced, suppressed, or forgotten, to discover the origins of the 1% and from where their power and wealth was, and still is, extracted. 657 more words

History Of Americas One Percent

Pen Lim, DARPO and 7 Years of Injustice

This press release is the first thing I wrote at ADHOC. It’s a bit rough around the edges as I was still learning my trade. About 30 villagers came to the office to complain that their land was grabbed by General Pen Lim, an all round nasty piece of work and one-time adviser to Senate President Chea Sim. 765 more words

Security Forces

In Thailand Illegal Logging is a Capital Crime (For Cambodians Anyway)

Here’s something I wrote back in February 2015 on the extrajudicial killings of Cambodian loggers in Thailand. I’m going to be writing about this a lot more next year. 555 more words

Cambodia