Lest we forget PNG’s pain and call for true independence

Mining and exploitation remain live issues in and around Papua New Guinea; it is disaster capitalism on a grand scale.

These two clips, made in the 1990s for ABC TV and Channel 9 TV, show that the issues of today have been around for decades, as long as a poor nation has a resource curse:

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