Jen Moore

Jen Moore is an Associate Fellow with the Global Economy Program at the Institute for Policy Studies.

Articles by this author

President Alejandro Giammattei assumed office on January 14, 2020, after promising on the campaign trail to make Guatemala friendlier to transnational mining corporations. (Photo: Flickr/Vinicio Cerezo) Views
Friday, February 14, 2020
Global Mining Corporations Have a Friend in the New Guatemalan Government
Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei is less than a month into his term and yet there are already disturbing signs that his administration will side with global mining corporations against indigenous communities fighting to protect their land and water. The clearest sign to date: the...
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Indigenous Peruvians protest mining pollution, 2015. (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Abusive North American Companies Pay Off Latin American Police to Harass Critics
In late April 2017, U.S. investigative journalist John Dougherty and I were screening John’s documentary Flin Flon Flim Flam in Peru. The film documents violence, environmental contamination, broken promises, and police repression at mining projects owned by the Canadian mining company Hudbay...
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