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Long live Wirikuta! Mexico judiciary suspends mining concessions on Wixarika lands

The Wixarika people, after campaigning for seventeen straight months to protect their sacred territory, have been granted a major reprieve by the federal courts in Mexico.As of this moment, The intention to exploit natural resources through 38 mineral concessions in the sacred territory of Wirikuta is suspended. No further mining permits can be granted as long as the core of the matter remains unresolved.

FULL ARTICLE: Long live Wirikuta! Mexico judiciary suspends mining concessions on Wixarika lands.

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