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Environmental, Campaign & Website News > Peasants Pay with Blood to Save Mexico Forest

Peasants Pay with Blood to Save Mexico Forest

Date : 22nd July 2005, Source : ENN



Reyna Mojica saw her two boys shot to death just weeks ago, an attack she traces to a vendetta she says began in 1998 when her family helped block hundreds of logging trucks in Mexico's Sierra Madre. They call themselves the Peasant Ecologists of the Petatlan Sierra and their fight to save a swath of forest near the Pacific coast is among the world's most important struggles against deforestation, Greenpeace says.

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