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Ports and Treaties

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Lloyd Zimmerman for Port Commissioner: Most Important issue over 4 years? Stewardship and restoration of Bellingham Bay. Mitigating the negative impacts of Bakken Oil Trains and Coal Trains. They are monopolizing the railroad right of ways and risking everything for profits over the people of the Salish Sea. Point Elliott Treaty Violations by corporate interests [&hellip... more →

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FW Wars & Refugees

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The CWIS FW Refugees project continues to monitor changes in the number of forced Fourth World refugees resulting from wars, climate change, and corporate land confiscation. As a result of major, minor and local wars and conflicts in 32 countries more than 35 million Fourth World people have been forcibly relocated or forced by circumstances [&hellip... more →

Separate FW Political Paths

Settler states such as Canada, United States, Mexico, Brazil, South Africa and Argentina have a difficult time comprehending why the peoples among whom they settled fail to disappear. Mexico is busily building a massive highway through the middle of Otomi territory (just to the west of Mexico City) ignoring the commitments made to seek the [&hellip... more →

Human Rights Deniers

Fourth World nations’ desire to use international human rights laws to protect their interests and prevent depredations on their culture, land, and way of life has come at a time when UN member states are abandoning Human Rights laws. With the reelection of David Cameron as the UK prime ministership and the sweeping election of [&hellip... more →

UN FW Agenda 2015 forward

[English and Spanish Text] The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) concluded its 14th Meeting on 1 May by issuing a series of new recommendations for action by the UN Economic and Social Council (EcoSoc) – the parent body of the UNPFII. These items may well cause Fourth World nations the world over [&hellip... more →

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