The $100bn gold mine and the West Papuans who say they are counting the cost

West Papua and West Papuans got nothing more than Destruction and Death
West Papua‘s Aikwa river In 1936, Dutch geologist Jean Jacques Dozy climbed the world’s highest island peak: the forbidding Mount Carstensz, a snow-covered silver crag on what was then known as Dutch New Guinea. During the 4,800-metre ascent, Dozy noticed an unusual rock outcrop veined with green streaks. Samples he brought... more →
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