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Tag: Ownership

  • Indigenous injustice and the power of the land

    Indigenous injustice and the power of the land

    David Peat argues that Native American and Western cultures have clashed from the beginning. The differences form the basis of disputes about land ownership, the outcome of which we all know, and even touches on the current environmental crisis.
  • Exploiting shale gas: a risky gamble

    Exploiting shale gas: a risky gamble

    The Dutch Minister for Economic Affairs publicly stated in August that he – contrary to many protests – is in favour of this exploitation. His economic short-term thinking seems ignorant of the real scope of the risks involved.