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Earthwise - American David Swanson, journalist, author, blogger, peace activist discusses threats to Pagan Island


By davidswanson - Posted on 16 October 2013

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Programme:Earthwise
Episode title: American David Swanson, journalist, author, blogger, peace activist discusses threats to Pagan Island, Northern Marianas from the US military
Description:Vieques Island, part of Puerto Rico, has been ravished and poisoned by incessant US military bombing and other practices, including using Depleted Uranium. Will the same happen to Pagan Island?
Duration:0 hour(s) 26 minute(s)
Release date: October 16 2013
Download: mp3 version

Pagan Island is known for its beauty and rich biological diversity. As David has said, "let's take this opportunity to build a bridge between peace activism and environmental activism." By the way, the Northern Marianas have observer status in the Pacific Islands Forum, in which New Zealand plays a leading role.

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