(Washington, DC) – Members of the international diamond monitoring body known as the Kimberley Process (KP) should press Zimbabwe to address human r...
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The catchphrase "blood diamond" doesn't tell the whole story of injustices embedded in the world's mines, which systematically devalue the lives of men, women and children in the pursuit of the Earth's riches.
The Kimberley Process's refusal to address the clear links between diamonds, violence and tyranny has rendered it hopelessly ineffectual. In effect, it has become an accomplice to diamond laundering.
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