Articles by Sarah Brown

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Cattle Boom in Brazil’s Acre Spells Doom for Amazon Rainforest, Activists Warn
Sarah Brown | Mongabay – TRANSCEND Media Service, 17 Jan 2022

7 Jan 2022 – With about 80% of its forests still untouched, Acre is one of Brazil’s least-deforested Amazonian states. But in the past three decades, the thriving cattle industry has become a major threat to Acre’s forests, with livestock now outnumbering the state’s human population by a factor of four.

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Sarah Brown in Chicago, 4 Nov 2008

Nestled within the leafy campus of the University of Chicago, stands a brownstone building known currently as the Chicago Theological Seminary Building. But the building’s new occupants have more worldly pursuits than the study of God. It is now the planned site for what will be the Milton Friedman Institute for Research in Economics. The […]

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