I agree with Goodman on the fact that people should not be getting treated the way they are on their own land. It just shows how weak and manipulative the Nigerian government is. The native peoples are being killed and their villages destroyed by these U.S oil companies. These companies try to keep it out of the press and when it does get out they say they will work on it and inevitably do nothing about the problem and it just keeps getting worse. With influential politicians making millions off of these oil operations I don’t see an end coming to this anytime soon.
The US oil companies have a dictatorship in Nigeria. They have the Nigerian government and their military on their side to help them protect their oil rigs and keep the Nigerian people from speaking out against the atrocities going on. When Goodman was in Nigeria she was taking