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Greenpeace forest team works hard toward REDD – A False Solution Opposed by Indigenous Around the World

June 24, 2011

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Forest Code becomes real at UNFCCC climate discussions Blogpost by John Bowler – June 16, 2011 at 11:14 Bonn jour :-) and "hi" from the UNFCCC climate negotiations in Bonn, Germany where the Greenpeace forest team is working hard to secure a good REDD deal. The REDD concept is fairly simple: rich, developed countries provide […]

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WWF documentary leads to huge row in Germany: GM support and money taken from Monsanto

June 24, 2011

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Der Pakt mit dem Panda The docmentary Der Pakt mit dem Panda (English version The silence of the Pandas is on its way) has been broadcasted on German TV Wednesday late. It was seen by some 900.000 viewers, despite the late hour. Since yesteday it has been viewed 12.000 times on youtube so far and […]

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ADVERTENCIA- ¿INTRODUCE OXFAM EL REDD PLUS EN MÉXICO? (English Translation Follows)

June 20, 2011

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ADVERTENCIA- ¿INTRODUCE OXFAM EL REDD PLUS EN MÉXICO? Miguel Valencia ECOMUNIDADES Red Ecologista Autónoma de la Cuenca de México ¡DESCRECIMIENTO O BARBARIE! Acción inmediata frente al Pico del Petróleo y al Cambio Climático Textos recientes en http://red-ecomunidades.blogspot.com/ Con respecto al comunicado de prensa de OXFAM que abajo viene, quisiera advertir que este comunicado parece esconder […]

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Wilderness Society greenwashes Frontier Airlines

June 4, 2011

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you’re reading… Climate Wilderness Society greenwashes Frontier Airlines Posted by Anirvan Chatterjee ⋅ May 26, 2011 ⋅ Leave a Comment   How much does greenwash cost? $350,000, max. That’s how much Frontier Airlines is contributing to the Wilderness Society. In return, the low-cost airline received widespread media coverage of its environmental commitment. The Wilderness Society […]

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Most Revealing Video on Corporate Environmentalism/ Partnerships: “Fight Me – Fight My Gang”

June 2, 2011

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The Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement 61 Second Video Posted on YouTube by the Forest Products Association Canada: The Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement – Toronto News Conference highlights – Avrim Lazar (FPAC) and Richard Brooks (Greenpeace).

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Belo Monte | ‘Green’ Capitalism / Climate Genocide will not be Stopped with Petitions / Letters …

June 2, 2011

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The chief Raoni cries when he learns that Brazilian president Dilma released the beginning of construction of the hydroelectric plant of Belo Monte, even after tens of thousands of letters and emails addressed to her and which were ignored as the more than 600 000 signatures. That is, the death sentence of the peoples of […]

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Worth a Re-Read: The Do Nothing Strategy | An Exposé of Progressive Politics

June 2, 2011

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Political Analysis April 12, 2011 Podcast Powered By Podbean Download this episode (right click and save) SolarTimes editor (www.solartimes.org) Sandy LeonVest in conversation with political organizer, independent journalist and environmental and climate activist, Karyn Strickler. Their conversation includes, among other things, the utter failure of a corporate-dominated Congress to pass legislation that addresses accelerated climate […]

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