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Brazil: The rice war on indigenous land

Categories: Latin America, Brazil, Environment, Human Rights, Humanitarian Response, Indigenous, Law, Media & Journalism, War & Conflict

Brazil's Supreme Court decides today about the future of Raposa Serra do Sol's Indigenous land [1]. Observatório da Imprensa [Press Observatory, pt] have published two texts about the media coverage of the subject. One of them is called The Rice War [2] [pt]: “The press still own us an approach that will help to overthrow prejudices against indigenous peoples and question the idea that the Amazon can survive to the extensive livestock and agriculture.”