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Twitter / ambrablu: anti #Chevron& RMGC protest in Campeni, Romania; thousands protest against #fracking and gold mining #rosiamontana

Twitter / ambrablu: anti #Chevron& RMGC protest in Campeni, Romania; thousands protest against #fracking and gold mining #rosiamontana | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
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The Resolute Revolution of an Emigrant Nation

The Resolute Revolution of an Emigrant Nation | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
Not many people have noticed that there has been a lot of public commotion in one corner of Europe. For well over a month, Romania has been boiling with protests, marches and demonstrations...
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Thousands in Romania protest gold mine

Thousands in Romania protest gold mine | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
THOUSANDS of people are blocking a major road in downtown Bucharest to protest plans to build what would be Europe's biggest gold mine.
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Roumanie - ​Nouvelle manifestation contre le projet de la minière canadienne

Roumanie - ​Nouvelle manifestation contre le projet de la minière canadienne | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
Bucarest — Des milliers de manifestants ont bloqué une importante artère du...
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Thousands in Romania protest plans for gold mine

Thousands in Romania protest plans for gold mine | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Thousands of people blocked a major road in downtown Bucharest on Sunday to protest plans to create what would be Europe'
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9th protest in London RosiaMontana,7th concomitent global protest | Facebook

9th protest in London RosiaMontana,7th concomitent global protest | Facebook | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it

Trafalgar Square, 13.10.2013

Despite the rain. United, We Save Rosia Montana! #rosiamontana is #romania#unitisalvam

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Romanians protest in Trafalgar Square against cyanide mining in Rosia Montana

Romanians protest in Trafalgar Square against cyanide mining in Rosia Montana | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
Hundreds of Romanians protested today in Trafalgar Square against a draft bill passed by their government that will allow a Canadian firm, Gabriel Resources, to create Europe's largest open-cast gold mine in the village of Rosia Montana.
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Comment | Europe’s Ecological Time Bomb: Rosia Montana Gold Mine in the Hills of Romania

Comment | Europe’s Ecological Time Bomb: Rosia Montana Gold Mine in the Hills of Romania | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
This past Sunday, thousands of Romanians formed a human chain around the Romanian Parliament to protest against plans by a Canadian firm to set up Europe’s biggest open-cast gold mine. These street...
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Romania: three weeks of continuous protests against cyanide mining project

Romania: three weeks of continuous protests against cyanide mining project | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
For the fourth Sunday in a row, the Romanian population has organized a global protest movement, taking place in over 60 cities across Romania and the world, ranging from Washington DC to Shanghai. A...
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Romanians mobilise in protest against gold mine plans

Romanians mobilise in protest against gold mine plans | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
IPS: Street protests are snowballing in Romania against a Canadian-led gold mining project in Rosia Montana
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Romania's struggle for democracy is encapsulated in a village

Romania's struggle for democracy is encapsulated in a village | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
Claudia Ciobanu: Opposition to proposals for a gold mine around Rosia Montana is at the heart of pro-democracy protests
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Romania accused of shady moves to please Canadian mining firm

Romania accused of shady moves to please Canadian mining firm | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
Bucharest (AFP) - Romanian authorities have covered up crucial documents and sacked whistleblowing academics to please a Canadian company planning to open a huge gold mine in the heart of Transylvania, rights groups say.
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EUROPA NOSTRA APPEALS TO ROMANIA’S PARLIAMENT TO OPT FOR AN ALTERNATIVE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF ROSIA MONTANA

EUROPA NOSTRA APPEALS TO ROMANIA’S PARLIAMENT TO OPT FOR AN ALTERNATIVE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF ROSIA MONTANA | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it

The leading European heritage organisation, Europa Nostra, has expressed its serious concern about the draft law which would allow a Canadian-based company to set up Europe’s biggest open-cast gold mine in Roşia Montană.

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Romania protests plan to develop Rosia Montana gold mine | News | DW.DE | 14.10.2013

Romania protests plan to develop Rosia Montana gold mine | News | DW.DE | 14.10.2013 | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
Thousands of people have turned out in Romania to protest plans by a Canadian company to develop Europe's biggest gold mine. The open-cast mine would involve the use of cyanide and the razing of four mountains.
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Fresh protests erupt over Europe's largest gold project

Fresh protests erupt over Europe's largest gold project | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
Thousands of people gathered in the Romanian capital Bucharest and other cities on Sunday in a show of opposition against the Rosia Montana project in Transylvania
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Bucharest protest against proposed Rosia Montana mine

Bucharest protest against proposed Rosia Montana mine | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
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Thousands protested in Bucharest yesterday against the proposed Rosia Montana mine.

 

Last month, Whitehorse, Yukon-based mining company Gabriel Resources Ltd. threatened the Romanian government with 'litigation for multiple breaches of international investment treaties' for up to $4-billion if it didn't approve the controversial gold mine.

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New anti-gold mine protest downtown Bucharest brings thousands to red-green leaf logo flash mob

New anti-gold mine protest downtown Bucharest brings thousands to red-green leaf logo flash mob | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
The protests against the Rosia Montana gold mining project continued last weekend, more than seven weeks after the movement began. In the seventh consecutive
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Thousands march in Romania against Canadian mine plan

Thousands march in Romania against Canadian mine plan | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it

Bucharest (AFP) - Thousands marched Sunday across Romania to protest against a Canadian company's plans to open a gold mine seen as a threat to the environment, and called for the government's resignation.

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Save Rosia Montana - Hora in Trafalgar Square - 29 Sep 13

At the end of our 7th protest in London (29 Sep 2013) someone had the great idea to start a hora (Romanian traditional dance), and we did. We're not sure but...
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Romania’s Save Rosia Montana protest draws hundreds to London’s Trafalgar Square

Romania’s Save Rosia Montana protest draws hundreds to London’s Trafalgar Square | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
The campaign to stop the Rosia Montana gold mining project in central Romania is picking up momentum across the North Sea with hundreds of protesters rallying i
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Is Cyanide in Its Autumn Hours? Greener Gold and the International Implications of a Romanian Ban on Cyanide

Is Cyanide in Its Autumn Hours? Greener Gold and the International Implications of a Romanian Ban on Cyanide | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
Now over two weeks into ongoing protests that give no indication of subsiding, the major political actors in Romania struggle to deal with an increasingly larger and more vocal segment of the population.
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Romania's Powder Keg: Mine Project Launches Protest Movement - SPIEGEL ONLINE

Romania's Powder Keg: Mine Project Launches Protest Movement - SPIEGEL ONLINE | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
The Rosia Montana mine in Romania is currently one of Europe's most controversial projects. Plans by Bucharest to push through approval for the large-scale mining that would eliminate an entire town have sparked mass protests.
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Open Letter to Prince Charles about Cyanide mining in Romania

Open Letter to Prince Charles about Cyanide mining in Romania | Save Rosia Montana | Scoop.it
Rupert Wolfe Murray writes to Prince Charles about his grave concerns for the Rosia Montana region of Transylvania, under threat from Cyanide mining.......
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