Dryblower on the return of 'blood gold' and the danger it represents

AT FIRST glance, it is difficult to connect Australia’s goldmining industry with the return of the “blood gold” debate but when you cut through the emotional arguments, Dryblower reckons some Australian miners might have a problem that could prove more than embarrassing.

So far, blood gold, or conflict gold, as it sometimes called, is an issue which has only stirred emotions in London and New York and been largely confined to criticism of bad behaviour by artisanal