You are being redirected to the story the piece of content is found in so you can read it in context. Please click the following link if you are not automatically redirected within a couple seconds:
en/ten-reasons-why-you-should-never-accept-a-diamond-ring-from-anyone-under-any-circumstances-even-if-they-really-want-to-give-you-one-0#c37762

Ten Reasons Why You Should Never Accept a Diamond Ring from Anyone, Under Any Circumstances, Even If They Really Want to Give You One

Author: Liz Stanton, Center for Popular Economics, Published on: 14 February 2002

[describes health risks to miners, mines' damage to environment & indigenous peoples, use of bonded labour for cutting & polishing, contributions of mining to conflict, child soldiers & small arms trade]

Read the full post here

Related companies: De Beers (part of Anglo American)