Peru

Nika Knight, staff writer
An Indigenous community at the epicenter of the devastating oil spills in the Amazon has taken 8 hostages in an attempt to force the central government to pay attention to its plight
Nika Knight, staff writer
"Those responsible, where are they?" Water supply and delicate ecosystem...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The Indigenous activists want clean water, compensation for oil pollution, and...

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A jury has awarded World Press Photo of the Year to Paul Hansen of Sweden for his photograph of a group of men carrying the bodies of two dead children through the streets of Gaza City for burial, followed by their father’s body on a stretcher. All were killed in an Israeli missile strike. A Spanish photographer also won several awards for his photos in Gaza. Prizes to images by photographers from 32 countries; most aren't as difficult, or as vital, to look at.