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'Bathed in Blood'

‘Bathed in Blood’

Published by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and the Huffington Post, June 9, 2015 By Sasha Chavkin Glenda Chávez walks between the orange trees of her family’s grove, approaching a low wire fence that divides her property from Corporación Dinant’s Paso Aguán plantation. On Dinant’s side of the fence, rows of spiky palm oil...
How the World Bank Broke its Promise to Protect the Poor

How the World Bank Broke its Promise to Protect the Poor

Published by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, April 16, 2015 By Sasha Chavkin, Ben Hallman, Michael Hudson, Cécile Schilis-Gallego and Shane Shifflett Beneath a gloomy white sky, more than 100 armed police poured into the slum of Badia East in the teeming megacity of Lagos, Nigeria. As they advanced, they cracked their batons on...