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Students Protest in Caracas 10
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students affected by tear gas rest against a wall inside the Central University of Caracas.

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Students Protest in Caracas 11
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students hold their ground despite disproportionate firing of tear gas by the national police.

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Students Protest in Caracas 12
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students hold their ground despite disproportionate firing of tear gas by the national police.

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Students Protest in Caracas 13
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

A suffocating student is attended to by volunteer medical personnel during protests on Wednesday.

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Students Protest in Caracas 14
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Protesters affected by tear gas crouched down in an attempt to lessen the effects of airborne gas.

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Students Protest in Caracas 15
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students stand in front of a cloud of tear gas fired by national police outside Central University of Venezuela on Wednesday.

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Students Protest in Caracas 16
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students lean on the floor and walk away from tear gas fired by national police.

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Students Protest in Caracas 17
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

A student covers his face with a piece of cloth to protect himself from tear gas fired by police.

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Students Protest in Caracas 18
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

A female student wears a scarf to protect herself from tear gas fired by police.

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Students Protest in Caracas 9
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

A female student cries while holding a Venezuelan flag upside down.

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Students Protest in Caracas 8
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Protesters and news personnel lean against a wall to avoid airborne teargas canisters.

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Students Protest in Caracas 7
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students with gas masks and shirts over their faces get ready for tear gas fire from police.

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Students Protest in Caracas 6
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Hundreds of students marched towards the Ombudsman's Office in Caracas to protest violation of rights during protests.

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Students Protest in Caracas 5
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

A police officer gazes at student protesters in Caracas on Wednesday.

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Students Protest in Caracas 4
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Hundreds of police officers lined up outside Central University of Venezuela to contain the students' march.

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Students Protest in Caracas 3
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

An officer organizes police efforts to contain the march.

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Students Protest in Caracas 1
Caracas, Venezuela
By Sergio Alvarez
12 Mar 2014

Students hold a banner during a march towards the Ombudsman's Office in Caracas.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 3
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
15 Nov 2013

A permanent road block in Ierissos, where people, citizens and activist surveile the entrance of Ierissos to prevent police attack.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 2
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
15 Nov 2013

Activists preparing the location for an antigold solidarity concert in Ierissos.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 21
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Activists outside the Court of Poligiros during a trial against the antigold movement.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 22
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

View of Ammouliani island from Ouranopoli, 10 km far from Ierissos.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 23
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Asterix and Obelix banner in a road block in Ierissos surveilled by the antigold movement.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 25
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

The beach of Stratoni and the mines infrastructure. In december 2012, more than half a mile of the bay, known for its large sandy beaches, clear waters, and abundant fishing, was streaked with pollution leaked from Stratoni.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 26
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Asterix and Obelix banner in a road block in Ierissos surveilled by the antigold movement.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 29
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Since April 2013 there are two road blocks in Ierissos, surveilled 24h by activists.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 30
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

The police station in Ierissos burned in April 2013, after a police operation to arrest some activist in the village. Since April 2013 the police didn't come to Ierissos.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 5
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Skouries forest, where the El Dorado Gold company is building a new gold mine

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 6
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

An activist during a demonstration in Skouries forest, to protest against the installation of a new gold mine by El Dorado Gold, a canadian company.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 7
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Skouries forest, where the El Dorado Gold company is building a new gold mine

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 9
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Activist preparing the traditional souvlaki during a solidarity event in Ierissos.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 10
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Child play during the solidarity music festival in Ierissos this summer.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 11
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Two elderly people stand in front an antigold banner in Ierissos.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 12
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

The centre of Ierissos, a small village in Halkidiki with around 3,000 inhabitants.

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Activists Struggle to Save Skouries 13
Lerissos, Greece
By Michele Lapini
26 Mar 2013

Katerina Igglezi, a member of Greek Parliament with the Coalition of the Left (SYRIZA) in her office in Ierissos.