|Chief Raoni of the Xingu cries when he learns that Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff approved the beginning of construction of the hydroelectric plant of Belo Monte.|
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Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Stop the Belo Monte Dam!
The Brazilian government has just approved a massive dam project that will displace 40,000 Indigenous and other residents of Brazil, and flood over 120,000 acres of rainforest and local communities.