Jungle fever
Times Online – UK
The chattering classes are heading to the Amazon in search of esoteric highs. Are shamans the new shrinks? At a dinner party in Gloucestershire, Lucy,

Study abroad program takes students deep in the Amazon
Diamondback Online – College Park,MD,USA
But for 14 students this summer, living among an indigenous Amazonian tribe in the rainforests of South America definitely had its payoffs.

Indigenous women murdered in Ecuador.
Indymedia UK – UK
Gloria Ushigua and Rosa Gualinga, two indigenous leaders, were attacked on Sunday August 26, after months of receiving death threats for their efforts to


Chevron’s ‘Expert’ in Rainforest Pollution Trial is a Karl Rove
Earthtimes.org – USA
Three indigenous groups in the area — the Cofan, Secoya, and Siona — say they are on the verge of extinction as a result of Chevron’s dumping.