Category Archives: Mining and its consequences

Planet Earth from the perspective of the indigenous peoples

Actists defenders protectors Of the land More of them are being killed Is it hard to understand They are the heartfelt warriors Their morality they share Often abused and maltreated And martyred everywhere Anguished and ansgt ridden Victimized they be … Continue reading

Kabwe ZAMBIA

In all of Africa and elsewhere A more toxic place there is none where Lead and zinc were mined away And from the tailings people pay Generations of children took Black mountain’s slag It kind of shook Their very being … Continue reading