Burying the Law to Make Way for a Coal Mine

Burying the Law to Make Way for a Coal Mine

Originally written by Kanchi Kohli and Alok Shukla for  by The Wire on 19/02/2016 The cancellation of  the community rights of Ghatbarra village over the Hasdeo Arand forest to make way for a coal mine raises many questions. When the Forest Survey of India’s 2011 report celebrated Hasdeo Arand as...

Stop Adani Destroying Our Land and Culture

Stop Adani Destroying Our Land and Culture

  • Written on: 04 November 2015
  • Posted under: Videos

Video by Wangan & Jagaling Family Council. The Wangan & Jagaling peoples are opposed to the Adani Company’s Carmichael Coal Mine in Queensland, Australia. It will tear up their environment, impact greatly upon local agriculture and water resources (even discounting potential tailing reservoir spills). They say ‘no’ to culturally and...

Indigenous Communities Against Carmichael: Traditional owners in mine challenge

Indigenous Communities Against Carmichael: Traditional owners in mine challenge

Originally published by CPA on 09/09/15.   Wangan and Jagalingou traditional owners of Queensland’s Galilee Basin are challenging Indian company Adani’s Carmichael mine proposal in the Federal Court. Traditional owner Adrian Burragubba said that the Wangan and Jagalingou people have added more named applicants to their native title claim. A clear...