Brazilian government claims only a 'small minority' oppose Belo Monte dam
Fighting back the avalanche of criticism against the powerplant in the Amazon, the President of the Brazilian public power company declares the enterprise has the support of the people The region along the Xingu river which will be affected by the Belo Monte dam.
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#1 Feb 19, 2011
After reading the article, I would assume that 600,000 people signing a petition against building the dam is insignificant????
What about the millions of people stealing electricity from everyone ???? Insignificant also ???
#2 Feb 22, 2011
It's a damn lie!! ;-P Seus otarios sem grassa nenhuma. Amerindian nations from Xingu protected area are all against it & they have my full support!!! I hope those guys in FUNAI have their last word in this, although I'm not sure they will.
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