Category Archives: Neo-colonialism

Self-poisoning by license

The NATION – March 19, 2014 NAJMA SADEQUE Alarming news has just arrived from Canada. The latest research reveals that Bt toxins are turning up in pregnant women and killing human embryo cells and unborn babies. Where did these toxins … Continue reading

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From colonial to corporate landgrabbing – the case of Pakistan

2012 Asia Land Forum The Asia Land Forum took place from October 2-3, 2012 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. With the theme “Democratizing Governance on Land towards Enhanced Access of the Poor to Land and Common Property Resources”, the forum brought … Continue reading

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Land-grabbing in the new age

By:Najma Sadeque Published in Pakistn Today on Tuesday, 30 Oct 2012 Neo-colonialism disguised as opportunity At this very moment, an indigenous Brazilian tribe is threatening to commit mass suicide over their stolen land where the Belo Monte dam is being … Continue reading

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