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Globalization gone mad: Stop the Nicaragua Canal! | "Nicaragua is planning a new canal for container ships and oil tankers. While the project is economically important for China – the apparent driving force behind the canal – it would mean clear-cutting rainforests, mass resettlement and destroying Lake Nicaragua’s ecosystem." Click for details and please SIGN and share petition to speak out against this looming environmental disaster.

San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua... Is a great place to surf.....after the Nicaraguan Canal is built.....prices will go up

from Vox

The fiasco that is the Nicaragua Canal, explained

Nicaragua has enlisted a mysterious Chinese billionaire to dig a canal bigger than Panama's. What could go wrong?

from the Guardian

Nicaragua canal will wreak havoc on forests and displace people, NGO warns

Forests of the World says shipping companies must pressure Nicaragua and canal’s Chinese backer to limit the project’s impact

from BBC News

Nicaragua canal protest: Thousands oppose Atlantic-Pacific plan

Protesters in Nicaragua against a planned canal linking the Atlantic and Pacific oceans

from BBC News

Wang Jing: The man behind the Nicaragua canal project

Demonstrators take part in a march against the construction of an inter-oceanic canal in Managua on 10 December, 2014

from WSJ

Dreaming of Cartagena: A Guide to the New Hot Caribbean Destination

Dreaming of Cartagena: by MARTIN HAAKE

from the Guardian

Land of opportunity – and fear – along route of Nicaragua’s giant new canal

The world's most famous canals

from BBC News

Wang Jing: The man behind the Nicaragua canal project

A woman washes clothes on the shore of Cocibolca lake in Rivas, Nicaragua on 11 December, 2014