16 Jul '11, 5pm

Which country has experienced only 18 months of independence and is being brutalized as we speak? WEST PAPUA #Genocide

By new contributor Tabi-Sal. If you feel like writing for us, drop us an email! There is a country which has only experienced 18 months of independence between colonial rulers. Its waters are poisoned by the by-products of multinational corporations’ extensive mining. Its soils are ruined by deforestation, and its people are displaced, brutalised, made to disappear. This nation’s vast material wealth is siphoned off by an authoritarian government, and by western multinationals. These corporations fund shareholding authorities (imported from Jakarta) which bomb and strafe villages. As swathes of mountain rainforest are cleared, mined and militarised, the damage to the environment is passed on to the inhabitants of these tribal areas, who have no choice but to live off the land. The collusion of security guard and soldier is the key feature of this new form of imperialism. T...

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