Archive for September, 2010

RAPANUI (EASTER ISLAND) UPDATE

2010/09/07
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URGENT PRESS RELEASE –RAPANUI (EASTER ISLAND) UPDATE 9/7/10 9:30AM Armed Chilean police forcibly removed the unarmed Rapanui Hito family from the Hanga Rao Hotel in the wee hours of the morning. The Hito family are currently being charged with criminal trespass on their own lands and terrorism. They are imminent danger of being removed from...

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Background on Rapanui Protests

2010/09/05
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In 1966, Rapanui (Easter Island) became a fully integrated part of Chile with the “Easter Island Law” 16,441 – most on the island know that number since the law never has been updated or replaced, although it was intended to last only 15 years. One of the important parts of that law is that...

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