The unemployment caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and the threat of hunger have forced millions of Peruvians to venture out and risk infection
Melanie Yazzie from The Red Nation spoke to us about the how the current COVID-19 crisis in Navajo Nation has been exacerbated by the settler-colonialist conditions under which the people live.
We talk to Brandon Benallie from the Red Nation about the situation in Navajo Nation during the COVID-19 pandemic.
We also look at the struggles and demands of the Peruvian people as they deal with the pandemic and the lifting of the lockdown in Wuhan.
The government led by President Martín Vizcarra has taken measures that heed social distancing, but has completely disregarded the water criss in the country, which is fundamental in avoiding contagion of the novel coronavirus
The province of Mendoza has been suffering from water crisis for more than 11 years and mining activities would be further aggravate the crisis
The national police beat demonstrators, dragged them off the road and arrested 17 protesters