April 25, 2023 | The world needs rare earth elements. But this mine threatens the ecosystem and well-being of the people of this Chilean community.
Articles by Julia Paley
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May 22, 2019 | Civil society groups are struggling to fill gaps in services for "returnees" in El Salvador, who face social stigma, employment discrimination, and often trauma.
August 12, 2015 | Activists in Chile have made their government draw red lines on the corporate-friendly investment deal. North Americans could take a lesson.
November 21, 2014 | Warnings about the human and environmental costs of “free trade” went unheeded. Now the most vulnerable Central Americans are paying the price.
June 25, 2014 | Gold-digging multinationals are fueling political violence and environmental devastation in El Salvador, but communities are fighting back.
May 20, 2014 | A new film offers a look at the human beings lost in the debate over "border security."