Brazilian dam controversy spills over into ‘Earth Summit II’

MSNBC: Brazil's biggest infrastructure project -- the $11 billion Belo Monte dam -- is also its most controversial, and one showcased at the international summit on June 20-22 in Rio de Janeiro held 20 years after the Earth Summit. Striking a balance between economic drive and environmental protection is the challenge nations are pondering this week in Brazil at an event marking the 20th anniversary of the U.N.-backed Earth Summit. Brazil faces that issue in its own backyard -- the Amazon. Deforestation......

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