Chileans Debate Whether Wealth Weighs in Glaciers or Gold

Apr 19, 2013 Full story: Global Voices Online

Two of humankind's most treasured resources-water and gold-have instigated a conflict between an indigenous community and a Canadian mining company over an isolated swath of Chile's Atacama region.

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Taupo, New Zealand

#1 Apr 20, 2013
There are 10 headlines highlighting the preciousness of water to the future of the people of this planet to every one headline about gold; which, after all, is the source of all evil is it not? Let them try to drink gold; I don't believe the alchemy is possible.

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