Mining in India: Current Event

This story discusses the decision made by the Indian government to allow mining in the forests. The main issue is that the indigenous people depend on the forests for their survival and are concerned, and rightly so, that mining will destroy the resources and cause pollution to occur. This decision will likely go against the Forest Rights Act of 2006 that allows villagers minimal rights.

http://www.dw.de/protests-continue-against-coal-mining-in-ancient-indian-forest/a-17259459

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