Over the past fifty years we have seen a weakening of environmental laws as corporations lobby politicians to their favourable … More
Between August 2017 and July 2018 some 7,900 square kilometers of forest were logged in the Brazilian Amazon, the worst annual rate of deforestation in a decade, according to official government data. This represents an increase of 13.7% over the same period last year.
Greenpeace Brazil pointed out, approximately 1,185 million trees were felled in an area equivalent to the size of 987,500 football fields.
Photo copyright-Marcelo Camerago The UN defines genocide as “any of the acts perpetrated with the intention of destroying, in whole … More