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RIGHTS-CHILE: Growing Outcry Over Filmmaker

Published: June 11, 2008, Author: AngelSupport
RIGHTS-CHILE: Growing Outcry Over Filmmaker

There is growing international alarm over the arrest of Chilean filmmaker Elena Varela, who was taken into custody by police a month ago while working on an investigative documentary on the conflicts between lumber companies and the Mapuche indigenous people in southern Chile.

Chief George Manuel Memorial Indigenous Library

The library is dedicated to the memory of Secwepemc Chief George Manuel (1921-1989), to the nations of the Fourth World and to the elders and generations to come.

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