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Around the World in 8 Minutes: Episode 39

In this episode, we report on protests in Rodrigues Island, the demolition of a Palestinian village by Israel, and the struggle in Peru against a mining project.

Mauritius represses pro-independence protesters in Rodrigues

The uncovering of a treasure on the coast of Rodrigues has sparked a debate around the island’s autonomy and the struggle for independence from its colonial occupier Mauritius

“The right to water and health,and thus the right to life, cannot be made a commodity”

Government Employees of Rodrigues island launch campaign against privatization measures that they say will impact people’s access to water and public health services.