Belize vs. Big Oil (PODCAST)

Mar 11, 2018
4:04 PM

The Latino Media Collective guest hosts this week’s Latino Rebels Radio and takes us to the Central American country of Belize. Janelle Chanona, cice rpesident of the Belize Committee of Oceana, speaks with the LMC about the extraordinary grassroots efforts to ban future oil drillings in the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef System, the largest in the Western Hemisphere. Belize may be small, but it is front and center in the struggle for environmental justice in Latin America and the West Indies.

Featured image of Caye Caulker, off the coast of Belize (Photo by Dronepicr/Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported)