Amazonian Tribespeople Participate in Paris Climate Talks To Try To Stop Big Oil From Destroying Their Ancestral Land (Beautiful Video)

Posted by on December 11, 2015 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 21 Comments
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Video Source: The Guardian

The Kichwa tribe in the Sarayaku region of the Amazon in Ecuador believe in the ‘living forest’, where humans, animals and plants live in harmony. They are fighting oil companies who want to exploit their ancestral land. A delegation of indigenous people came to the Paris COP21 climate conference to make sure their voices are heard. Can they win their battle?

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  1. 1582977948598885@facebook.com' Kitty Tyler says:

    ᵀʰᶦˢ ᶦˢ ˢᵒ ˢᵐᵃᶫᶫ ᵗᵒ ʳᵉᵃᵈ ᵉᵛᵉᶰ ᶠᵒʳ ʸᵒᵘ ᵇʳᵒ⋅ ᴰᵒᶰᵗ ᵗʳʸ ᵗᵒ ᶜᵒᶰᵗᶦᶰᵘᵉ ʳᵉᵃᵈᶦᶰᵍ ᵗʰᶦˢ ᵇᵉᶜᵃᵘˢᵉ ʸᵒᵘʳ ᵉʸᵉˢ ʷᶦᶫᶫ ˢᵗᵃʳᵗ ᵗᵒ ʰᵘʳᵗ ˢᵒᵒᶰ ᶦᶠ ʸᵒᵘ ᵈᵒᶰᵗ ˢᵗᵒᵖ⋅ ᵂʰʸ ᵈᵒᶰᵗ ʸᵒᵘ ˢᵗᵒᵖ﹖⋅⋅⋅⋅ᵍᵒ ᵃʷᵃʸ ᵇʳᵒ ᵃᶰᵈ ʳᵉᵃᵈ ᵗʰᵉ ᶰᵉˣᵗ ᶜᵒᵐᵐᵉᶰᵗ⋅ ˢᵗᵒᵖ ʳᵉᵃᵈᶦᶰᵍ ᵃᶫʳᵉᵃᵈʸ﹗ ᴵ ˢᵉᵉ ᵗʰᵃᵗ ʸᵒᵘ ᵈᵒᶰᵗ ʷᵃᶰᶰᵃ ᵍᶦᵛᵉ ᵘᵖ ʳᵉᵃᵈᶦᶰᵍ﹖⋅⋅⋅ʷᵉᶫᶫ ᵒᵏ, ʸᵒᵘ ʷᵒᶰ ᵗʰᶦˢ ᵗᶦᵐᵉ, ᵇᵘᵗ ʸᵒᵘ ˢʰᵒᵘᶫᵈ ᵍᶦᵛᵉ ᵐᵉ ᵃ ᶫᶦᵏᵉ ᶠᵒʳ ʷᵃˢᵗᶦᶰᵍ ʸᵒᵘʳ ᵗᶦᵐᵉ ᵃᶰᵈ ˢᵗʳᵉˢˢᶦᶰᵍ ʸᵒᵘʳ ᵉʸᵉˢ ᵗʰᵒ

  2. 10154102946202785@facebook.com' Jim Franklin says:

    Good luck trying to fight big oil, big government, wealthy politicians .

  3. 1519945904997867@facebook.com' Christopher Witehira says:

    Big oil needs to be terminated and its mad greed destroyed this female in pic has mayan King Tuts genes

  4. 1256129664401523@facebook.com' Jeanne Ferguson says:

    Will we let the greedy and wealthy destroy r everything?

  5. 1519945904997867@facebook.com' Christopher Witehira says:

    we native people are of mayan decent

  6. 1519945904997867@facebook.com' Christopher Witehira says:

    their after oil its oil why native habitats and the planet is being destroyed for then ore

  7. 10205334707982361@facebook.com' Greg Nigrin says:

    Beautiful people…

  8. 10207150836041414@facebook.com' Joan F. White says:

    Ever watch Avatar? Let’s hope they prevail.

  9. 952622318120313@facebook.com' Joan Daniel says:

    Thanks Susan. Beautiful. Must share.

  10. 1716140158605295@facebook.com' Kathy Laberdee says:

    So sad that someone, like big oil, can come in destroy someone elses life and happiness.

  11. 10153694182006093@facebook.com' Mitch Pasquin says:

    Yeah, but it has nothing to do with the phony “climate change” global governance agenda.

  12. 10153754687093544@facebook.com' Chris Welch says:

    The Kichwa tribe have a strong message of hope and a timely reminder of our best way forward. Thank you for taking such positive action.

  13. 1527308654246883@facebook.com' Charles Dunn says:

    greed

  14. 1017093405024411@facebook.com' Brooke Cohen says:

    Big love coming your way..thanku..

  15. 184142685254950@facebook.com' Evolving Existence says:

    Greed. Hemp gets stronger over time. Stupid world!

  16. 1535119446798964@facebook.com' Betty Moore says:

    The oil companies need to leave these places alone.

  17. 10205064266632267@facebook.com' Cindy Dorsey says:

    all about money……its sad! that is a beautiful natural place I wish i live there.

  18. 10153419474723353@facebook.com' Tony Bennett says:

    My antivirus shouted to me a threat has been detected on this link – http://humanpast.net/images/tepeyollti.gif This gif has obviously a threat embedded in it!

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