Virunga: What if the world paid attention before it was too late?

369 oil spills a year – one per day…. We are looking at a time bomb Fire power against fire power SWEET CRUDE: A FILM ABOUT THE NIGER DELTA In a small corner of the most populous country in Africa, billions of dollars of crude oil flow under the feet of a desperate people. Immense… Read More

Don’t Let Virunga become “Worse than Bad”!

For the communities of Lake Edward and the Virunga National Park Living with armed conflict is bad, don’t let it get worse with oil!   On May 1, 2012 Friends of the Earth Netherlands (Milieudefensie) started the “Worse than Bad” campaign to create as much publicity as possible for Shell’s reckless pollution in the Niger… Read More

Curse of the Black Gold – Trailer

  Curse of the Black Gold – Trailer, ©Talking Eyes Media 50 years ago oil was discovered in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria. Today, Nigeria pumps 2.1 million barrels a day, making it the sixth largest oil-producing country in the world and a major oil partner of the United States. Although its oil industry… Read More