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ergdj5 wrote

The profit motive is against them: they don't stand a chance.

A part of me thinks that giving them guns just means that they'd be murdered anyway except with alienated machinery in their hands instead of the things that have been part of their world throughout their history.


sand wrote

i don't know; the Awá may know the territory better, and guerrilla tactics may be effective

it's not clear that they haven't had guns before / don't have them now. if they want to fight against this attack, i hope they're at least open to the idea