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Isolated Nomads Are Under Siege in the Amazon Jungle

Published: 
Tue, 09/25/2018 - 8:52am

The tread marks in the blood-red earth are deep—and fresh. Tainaky Tenetehar climbs off his dirt bike for a closer look.

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It's been a deadly season for environmental activists and land defenders in Brazil

Published: 
Wed, 08/08/2018 - 12:39pm

When villagers refused to let a timber exporter log on their land in a remote Amazon rainforest area of Brazil’s Mato Grosso state, the hit men were sent in.