Posts tagged with ‘Amazonia’


Deforestation 101: Everything You Need to Know
Cristen Hemingway Jaynes | EcoWatch - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 10th, 2022 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Deforestation 101: Everything You Need to Know)
A Devastating Burning Season for the Brazilian Amazon
Luciana Téllez Chávez | Human Rights Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 19th, 2022 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on A Devastating Burning Season for the Brazilian Amazon)
The Amazon Rainforest Has Already Reached a Crucial Tipping Point
Luke Taylor | New Scientist – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 12th, 2022 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on The Amazon Rainforest Has Already Reached a Crucial Tipping Point)
The Amazon Undone: Deforesters Are Plundering the Amazon and Brazil Is Letting Them Get away with It
Terrence McCoy | The Washington Post - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 5th, 2022 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on The Amazon Undone: Deforesters Are Plundering the Amazon and Brazil Is Letting Them Get away with It)
Brazil’s Amazon Lost Record Amount of Forest during First Six Months of 2022
Olivia Rosane | EcoWatch - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 11th, 2022 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Brazil’s Amazon Lost Record Amount of Forest during First Six Months of 2022)
The Wide Role Brazil’s Military Has Played in the Destruction of the Amazon
Pedro Marin | Orinoco Tribune - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 27th, 2022 (BRICS | Comments Off on The Wide Role Brazil’s Military Has Played in the Destruction of the Amazon)
2021 Amazon Deforestation Map Shows Devastating Impact of Ranching, Agriculture
Maxwell Radwin | Mongabay - TRANSCEND Media Service
March 28th, 2022 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on 2021 Amazon Deforestation Map Shows Devastating Impact of Ranching, Agriculture)
The Amazon, Undone: Death in the Forest
Terrence McCoy | The Washington Post - TRANSCEND Media Service
March 21st, 2022 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on The Amazon, Undone: Death in the Forest)
Green Gaslighting: Another Face of Climate Denialism
Vijay Kolinjivadi | Aljazeera – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 31st, 2022 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Green Gaslighting: Another Face of Climate Denialism)
Cattle Boom in Brazil’s Acre Spells Doom for Amazon Rainforest, Activists Warn
Sarah Brown | Mongabay – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 17th, 2022 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Cattle Boom in Brazil’s Acre Spells Doom for Amazon Rainforest, Activists Warn)
‘Rampant Forest Destruction’ Wracks Reserve as Cattle Ranching Advances in Brazilian Amazon
Morgan Erickson-Davis and Ana Ionova | Mongabay - TRANSCEND Media Service
January 3rd, 2022 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on ‘Rampant Forest Destruction’ Wracks Reserve as Cattle Ranching Advances in Brazilian Amazon)
Incredible Cave Paintings 8 Miles-Long Revealed Deep in Amazon Forest: The Sistine Chapel of Ancients
Good News Network - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 20th, 2021 (HISTORY | Comments Off on Incredible Cave Paintings 8 Miles-Long Revealed Deep in Amazon Forest: The Sistine Chapel of Ancients)
New Study Links Major Fashion Brands to Amazon Deforestation
Laura Pitcher | The Guardian - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 6th, 2021 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on New Study Links Major Fashion Brands to Amazon Deforestation)
The Dreaded Rainforest Shift
Robert Hunziker | CounterPunch – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 29th, 2021 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on The Dreaded Rainforest Shift)
Organized Crime Is a Top Driver of Global Deforestation–along with Beef, Soy, Palm Oil and Wood Products
Jennifer Devine | The Conversation – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 22nd, 2021 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Organized Crime Is a Top Driver of Global Deforestation–along with Beef, Soy, Palm Oil and Wood Products)
(Castellano) 5º Tribunal Internacional de Derechos de la Naturaleza–Veredicto Oficial sobre el Amazonas
Leonardo Boff - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 22nd, 2021 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Castellano) 5º Tribunal Internacional de Derechos de la Naturaleza–Veredicto Oficial sobre el Amazonas)
Goodbye, Columbus? Here’s What Indigenous Peoples’ Day Means to Native Americans
Emma Bowman | NPR - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 18th, 2021 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS | Comments Off on Goodbye, Columbus? Here’s What Indigenous Peoples’ Day Means to Native Americans)
The Amazon Rainforest Is Losing 200,000 Acres a Day–Soon It Will Be Too Late
Kim Heacox | The Guardian - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 11th, 2021 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on The Amazon Rainforest Is Losing 200,000 Acres a Day–Soon It Will Be Too Late)
Celebrating the 2021 National Indigenous Peoples Month
Genevieve Balance Kupang | Pressenza - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 11th, 2021 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS | Comments Off on Celebrating the 2021 National Indigenous Peoples Month)
Indigenous People of Brazil Fight for Their Future
Nick Estes | Independent Media Institute - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 4th, 2021 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS | Comments Off on Indigenous People of Brazil Fight for Their Future)
Amazon: In the World’s Largest Reservoir of Biodiversity, Two-Thirds of Species Have Lost Habitat to Fire and Deforestation
Georgina Gustin | Inside Climate News - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 6th, 2021 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Amazon: In the World’s Largest Reservoir of Biodiversity, Two-Thirds of Species Have Lost Habitat to Fire and Deforestation)
Brazil’s Indigenous Groups Mount Unprecedented Protest against Destruction of the Amazon
Andrew Fishman | The Intercept - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 30th, 2021 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS | Comments Off on Brazil’s Indigenous Groups Mount Unprecedented Protest against Destruction of the Amazon)
Bolsonaro’s 1,000Km Amazon Railway Will Cause Climate Chaos–It Must Be Stopped
David Miranda | The Guardian - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 2nd, 2021 (BRICS | Comments Off on Bolsonaro’s 1,000Km Amazon Railway Will Cause Climate Chaos–It Must Be Stopped)
‘Biggest Story in the World Right Now’: Humanity Has Flipped Amazon from Carbon Sink to Source
Jessica Corbett | Common Dreams - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 26th, 2021 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on ‘Biggest Story in the World Right Now’: Humanity Has Flipped Amazon from Carbon Sink to Source)
Amazon Rainforest Now Emitting More CO2 than It Absorbs
Damian Carrington | The Guardian - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 19th, 2021 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Amazon Rainforest Now Emitting More CO2 than It Absorbs)
(Castellano) Brasil: El Desenmascaramiento de un Gobierno Embustero Genocida Y Corrupto
Fernando De la Cuadra | CETRI - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 5th, 2021 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Castellano) Brasil: El Desenmascaramiento de un Gobierno Embustero Genocida Y Corrupto)
Brazil: Bolsonaro Government Has Brought Death to Indigenous People
Leonardo Boff - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 28th, 2021 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS | Comments Off on Brazil: Bolsonaro Government Has Brought Death to Indigenous People)
Banks Increased Deforestation-Linked Investments by $8B during Covid-19: Report
Mongabay - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 21st, 2021 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Banks Increased Deforestation-Linked Investments by $8B during Covid-19: Report)
(Português) 2020: Desmatamento no Brasil equivale a uma área nove vezes maior que a cidade de São Paulo
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 21st, 2021 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) 2020: Desmatamento no Brasil equivale a uma área nove vezes maior que a cidade de São Paulo)
(Português) Entidades repudiam plano de Bolsonaro para a Amazônia
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 3rd, 2021 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Entidades repudiam plano de Bolsonaro para a Amazônia)
(Português) Joaquin Phoenix e Leonardo DiCaprio pedem que Biden não faça acordo com Bolsonaro em relação à Amazônia
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 26th, 2021 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Joaquin Phoenix e Leonardo DiCaprio pedem que Biden não faça acordo com Bolsonaro em relação à Amazônia)
Walmart among US Retail Giants Selling Beef Linked to Amazon Destruction
Andrew Wasley and Alexandra Heal | The Bureau of Investigative Journalism – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 15th, 2021 (EXPOSURES - EXPOSÉS | Comments Off on Walmart among US Retail Giants Selling Beef Linked to Amazon Destruction)
(Português) Pecuarista que encomendou morte de ativistas da Amazônia continua impune
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 30th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Pecuarista que encomendou morte de ativistas da Amazônia continua impune)
(Português) JBS É Acusada de Mentir sobre Comprometimento Contra o Desmatamento
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 23rd, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) JBS É Acusada de Mentir sobre Comprometimento Contra o Desmatamento)
(Português) Queimadas na Amazônia Crescem 225% em Outubro
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 9th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Queimadas na Amazônia Crescem 225% em Outubro)
This Is My Message to the Western World – Your Civilisation Is Killing Life on Earth
Nemonte Nenquimo | The Guardian - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 19th, 2020 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS | Comments Off on This Is My Message to the Western World – Your Civilisation Is Killing Life on Earth)
(Português) Enquanto a Amazônia queima, o que acontece com a biodiversidade?
Liz Kimbroughem (Mongabay) | ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 19th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Enquanto a Amazônia queima, o que acontece com a biodiversidade?)
Fires Raze Nearly Half of Indigenous Territories in Brazil’s Pantanal
Bianca Muniz, Bruno Fonseca and Raphaela Ribeiro | Agência Pública, Mongabay - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 12th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Fires Raze Nearly Half of Indigenous Territories in Brazil’s Pantanal)
Brazil Is Up in Flames—Here’s Why
Diego Gonzaga | Greenpeace - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 12th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Brazil Is Up in Flames—Here’s Why)
Fires Turn Brazil’s Tropical Wetlands into Wildlife Death Traps
The Intercept - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 28th, 2020 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on Fires Turn Brazil’s Tropical Wetlands into Wildlife Death Traps)
(Português) Degradação Florestal da Amazônia Cresce 465% em Um Ano
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 7th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Degradação Florestal da Amazônia Cresce 465% em Um Ano)
Brazilian Meat Giant Trucked Cattle from Deforested Amazon Ranch
Andrew Wasley, Alexandra Heal and André Campos | The Bureau of Investigative Journalism - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 3rd, 2020 (EXPOSURES - EXPOSÉS | Comments Off on Brazilian Meat Giant Trucked Cattle from Deforested Amazon Ranch)
(Português) Desmatamento Faz Grandes Investidores Romperem com a JBS
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 3rd, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Desmatamento Faz Grandes Investidores Romperem com a JBS)
(Português) Queimadas no Amazonas Crescem 51,7% e Batem Recorde dos Últimos Quatro Anos
ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 27th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Queimadas no Amazonas Crescem 51,7% e Batem Recorde dos Últimos Quatro Anos)
(Português) Juiz derruba decreto de Bolsonaro que atribui gestão de florestas ao Ministério da Agricultura
ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 13th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Juiz derruba decreto de Bolsonaro que atribui gestão de florestas ao Ministério da Agricultura)
(Français) Brésil: Les dessous de l’incendie–la politique amazonienne de Jair Bolsonaro
Laurent Delcourt | CETRI - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 6th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Français) Brésil: Les dessous de l’incendie–la politique amazonienne de Jair Bolsonaro)
(Português) Como Indígenas Estão Vivenciando as Mudanças Climáticas na Amazônia
Jenny Gonzales (Mongabay) | ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 15th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Como Indígenas Estão Vivenciando as Mudanças Climáticas na Amazônia)
Deforestation, Oil Spills, and Coronavirus: Crises Converge in the Amazon
Rachel Ramirez | Grist - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 1st, 2020 (BRICS | Comments Off on Deforestation, Oil Spills, and Coronavirus: Crises Converge in the Amazon)
(Português) Brasil Caminha para Recorde de Desmatamento da Amazônia
David Arioch | ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 18th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Brasil Caminha para Recorde de Desmatamento da Amazônia)
‘Tip of the Iceberg’: Is Our Destruction of Animals and Nature Responsible for Covid-19?
John Vidal | The Guardian, Age of Extinction - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 20th, 2020 (ANIMAL RIGHTS - VEGETARIANISM | Comments Off on ‘Tip of the Iceberg’: Is Our Destruction of Animals and Nature Responsible for Covid-19?)
Abrupt Ecosystem Collapse
Robert Hunziker | Pressenza - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 20th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Abrupt Ecosystem Collapse)
Brazil Scales Back Environmental Enforcement amid Coronavirus Outbreak
The Guardian | Reuters - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 6th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Brazil Scales Back Environmental Enforcement amid Coronavirus Outbreak)
(Português) Ética e Espiritualidade face aos desastres ecológicos atuais
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 24th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Ética e Espiritualidade face aos desastres ecológicos atuais)
(Português) Curta-metragem com Joaquin Phoenix aborda queimadas na Amazônia e Austrália
Giovanna de Castro - ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais
February 10th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Curta-metragem com Joaquin Phoenix aborda queimadas na Amazônia e Austrália)
(Português) Brasil: Estudantes protestam contra interferência de evangélicos em cultura e religião indígenas
Araguaia Notícia – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 27th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Brasil: Estudantes protestam contra interferência de evangélicos em cultura e religião indígenas)
(Português) Área com Alertas de Desmatamento na Amazônia Aumenta 85% em 2019
ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 20th, 2020 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Área com Alertas de Desmatamento na Amazônia Aumenta 85% em 2019)
Illegal Tin Mining Leaves Trail of Ruin in Protected Brazilian Rainforest
Ana Ionova | Mongabay – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 6th, 2020 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS | Comments Off on Illegal Tin Mining Leaves Trail of Ruin in Protected Brazilian Rainforest)
Brazil Amazon Deforestation Climbs more than 100% in November over Same Month Last Year – Government Agency
Marcelo Teixeira | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 30th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Brazil Amazon Deforestation Climbs more than 100% in November over Same Month Last Year – Government Agency)
Record Number of Fires Rage around Amazonia Farms That Supply the World’s Biggest Butchers
Andrew Wasley , Alexandra Heal , André Campos and Sam Cutler – The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
December 16th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Record Number of Fires Rage around Amazonia Farms That Supply the World’s Biggest Butchers)
Climate Tipping Points — Too Risky to Bet Against
Timothy M. Lenton, Johan Rockström, Owen Gaffney, Stefan Rahmstorf, Katherine Richardson, Will Steffen and Hans Joachim Schellnhuber - Nature Magazine
December 9th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Climate Tipping Points — Too Risky to Bet Against)
(Português) Bolsonaro culpa ator Leonardo DiCaprio por incêndios na Amazónia
Jornal de Notícias – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 2nd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Bolsonaro culpa ator Leonardo DiCaprio por incêndios na Amazónia)
Brazil’s Deepening Malaise
Robert Rotberg - The Globe and Mail
December 2nd, 2019 (BRICS | Comments Off on Brazil’s Deepening Malaise)
Brazil’s President Is Blaming Leonardo DiCaprio for the Amazon Forest Fires
Annabelle Timsit | Quartz – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 2nd, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Brazil’s President Is Blaming Leonardo DiCaprio for the Amazon Forest Fires)
(Português) Amazónia Desaparece a um Ritmo de 2000 Campos de Futebol por Dia
Visão – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Amazónia Desaparece a um Ritmo de 2000 Campos de Futebol por Dia)
Amazon Rainforest Sees Biggest Spike in Deforestation in Over a Decade
Colin Dwyer | NPR – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Amazon Rainforest Sees Biggest Spike in Deforestation in Over a Decade)
A Brief Account of «the Destruction of the Indians» in Brazil
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 18th, 2019 (HUMAN RIGHTS, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on A Brief Account of «the Destruction of the Indians» in Brazil)
Deforestation in Brazil Jumped by 80% in One Year: Study
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Deforestation in Brazil Jumped by 80% in One Year: Study)
(Deutsch) Wie die Deutschen den Regenwald mit aufessen
Anette Dowideit | WELT – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Deutsch) Wie die Deutschen den Regenwald mit aufessen)
German Appetite for Beef Eats into Brazilian Rainforest
Andrew Wasley and Alexandra Heal – The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
October 28th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, EUROPE, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, ANIMAL RIGHTS - VEGETARIANISM | Comments Off on German Appetite for Beef Eats into Brazilian Rainforest)
Amazon Rainforest ‘Close to Irreversible Tipping Point’
Dom Phillips – The Guardian
October 28th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Amazon Rainforest ‘Close to Irreversible Tipping Point’)
The Neo-Liberal Project in the World and in Brazil Is Anti-Life and the Enemy of Nature
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 21st, 2019 (IN FOCUS, BRICS, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM, TRADE, DEVELOPMENT | Comments Off on The Neo-Liberal Project in the World and in Brazil Is Anti-Life and the Enemy of Nature)
33rd Annual Conference of Human Dignity and Humiliation Studies
Evelin Lindner | HDUS – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 14th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on 33rd Annual Conference of Human Dignity and Humiliation Studies)
Brazilian Experts Warn in Open Letter to President Bolsonaro a ‘Genocide Is Underway’ against Uncontacted Tribes
Jessica Corbett – Common Dreams
October 14th, 2019 (HUMAN RIGHTS, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, MILITARISM, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Brazilian Experts Warn in Open Letter to President Bolsonaro a ‘Genocide Is Underway’ against Uncontacted Tribes)
(Português) Queimadas na Bolívia Matam 2,3 Milhões de Animais
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Queimadas na Bolívia Matam 2,3 Milhões de Animais)
(Português) A Destruição das “Indias Brasileiras”
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) A Destruição das “Indias Brasileiras”)
Amazon: The Common Wealth of the Earth and Humanity
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Amazon: The Common Wealth of the Earth and Humanity)
How a Major Meat Company Is Linked to Amazon Deforestation
The Bureau of Investigative Journalism – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 (SHORT VIDEO CLIPS | Comments Off on How a Major Meat Company Is Linked to Amazon Deforestation)
On the Precipice: The Collective Asteroid of Human History
Tom Engelhardt - TomDispatch
September 23rd, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on On the Precipice: The Collective Asteroid of Human History)
Who’s Responsible for the Ecocide in the Amazon
Juan Manuel Crespo | Open Democracy – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM, TRADE, DEVELOPMENT | Comments Off on Who’s Responsible for the Ecocide in the Amazon)
USA and Brazil Agree to Amazon Development
BBC – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 (NEWS, ENVIRONMENT, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM | Comments Off on USA and Brazil Agree to Amazon Development)
Activists Follow the Money Fueling Amazon Fires
Negin Owliaei Kelsey Hawkins-Johnson | Inequality – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, ENVIRONMENT, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM, DEVELOPMENT | Comments Off on Activists Follow the Money Fueling Amazon Fires)
Plants Can Recover after Being Burned, so Why Might Some Species in the Amazon Face Local Wipe Out?
Kimberley Simpson – The Conversation
September 9th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Plants Can Recover after Being Burned, so Why Might Some Species in the Amazon Face Local Wipe Out?)
(Français) Les feux en Amazonie : pour mieux comprendre
Thierry Velu | Groupe de Secours Catastrophe Français – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Français) Les feux en Amazonie : pour mieux comprendre)
Burning Down the House
John Feffer | Foreign Policy In Focus – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (IN FOCUS, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, ENVIRONMENT, ANGLO AMERICA, EUROPE, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, CAPITALISM | Comments Off on Burning Down the House)
The Destruction of the Amazon, Explained
The Week – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on The Destruction of the Amazon, Explained)
The Companies behind the Burning of the Amazon
Glenn Hurowitz, Mat Jacobson, Etelle Higonnet, and Lucia von Reusner | Mighty Earth – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (JUSTICE, EXPOSURES - EXPOSÉS, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, ENVIRONMENT, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM, CURRENT AFFAIRS | Comments Off on The Companies behind the Burning of the Amazon)
(Português) ONG internacional denuncia empresas que financiam queimadas na Amazônia
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) ONG internacional denuncia empresas que financiam queimadas na Amazônia)
We Are All Indigenous
Robert C. Koehler | Common Wonders – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 (TMS PEACE JOURNALISM | 1 Comment »)
(Português) Comissão do Congresso brasileiro aprova emenda à Constituição que permite exploração agrícola de terras indígenas
Rádio Renascença [Portugal] – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Comissão do Congresso brasileiro aprova emenda à Constituição que permite exploração agrícola de terras indígenas)
(Português) O legado de Chico Mendes para o Sínodo Panamazônico
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) O legado de Chico Mendes para o Sínodo Panamazônico)
Bolivian Fires Are Threatening People and Wildlife–It’s Not Just Brazil’s Amazon Rainforest That’s Ablaze
Claire F.R. Wordley – The Conversation
September 2nd, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Bolivian Fires Are Threatening People and Wildlife–It’s Not Just Brazil’s Amazon Rainforest That’s Ablaze)
(Português) Steve Schwarzman, Apoiador de Donald Trump, Impulsiona o Desmatamento na Amazônia
Ryan Grim – The Intercept
September 2nd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Steve Schwarzman, Apoiador de Donald Trump, Impulsiona o Desmatamento na Amazônia)
A Top Financier of Trump and McConnell Is a Driving Force behind Amazon Deforestation
Ryan Grim – The Intercept
September 2nd, 2019 (EXPOSURES - EXPOSÉS, ENVIRONMENT, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM | Comments Off on A Top Financier of Trump and McConnell Is a Driving Force behind Amazon Deforestation)
We Aren’t Terrified Enough about Losing the Amazon
James Temple | MIT Technology Review – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, SCIENCE | Comments Off on We Aren’t Terrified Enough about Losing the Amazon)
GOP Lobbyists Help Brazil Recruit U.S. Companies to Exploit the Amazon
Lee Fang – The Intercept
September 2nd, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, ECONOMICS, CAPITALISM | Comments Off on GOP Lobbyists Help Brazil Recruit U.S. Companies to Exploit the Amazon)
Leonardo Dicaprio’s Foundation Pledges $5 Million in Aid for Amazon Rainforest Fires
Christopher Brito – CBS News
September 2nd, 2019 (CONFLICT RESOLUTION - MEDIATION, ACTIVISM, ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Leonardo Dicaprio’s Foundation Pledges $5 Million in Aid for Amazon Rainforest Fires)
Amazon Fires: Jair Bolsonaro Faces Mounting Political Backlash in Brazil – Even from His Allies
Anthony Pereira – The Conversation
September 2nd, 2019 (BRICS | Comments Off on Amazon Fires: Jair Bolsonaro Faces Mounting Political Backlash in Brazil – Even from His Allies)
Amazon’s Indigenous Warriors Take on Invading Loggers and Ranchers
Fabiano Maisonnave – The Guardian
September 2nd, 2019 (HUMAN RIGHTS, ACTIVISM, INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Amazon’s Indigenous Warriors Take on Invading Loggers and Ranchers)
Wildfires Rage throughout the Amazon Rainforest
Bryan Dyne | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Wildfires Rage throughout the Amazon Rainforest)
(Português) Amazônia em Chamas
René Wadlow – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Amazônia em Chamas)
July Was the Hottest Month Ever on Earth – Now Massive Wildfires Are Burning Across the Globe
Trevor Hughes - USA TODAY
August 26th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on July Was the Hottest Month Ever on Earth – Now Massive Wildfires Are Burning Across the Globe)
The Amazon Rainforests Are on Fire – Brazil’s Trump-Like President, Jair Bolsonaro, Is to Blame
Bill McKibben – NBC News
August 26th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on The Amazon Rainforests Are on Fire – Brazil’s Trump-Like President, Jair Bolsonaro, Is to Blame)
(Français) Notre monde en voie de disparition: Forêts Tropicales
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS, ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Français) Notre monde en voie de disparition: Forêts Tropicales)
Our Vanishing World (Part 1): Rainforests
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Our Vanishing World (Part 1): Rainforests)
(Português) Desflorestação da Amazónia brasileira cresce 278% num ano
MadreMedia | Lusa – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Desflorestação da Amazónia brasileira cresce 278% num ano)
Eat Less Meat: UN Climate Change Report Calls for Change to Human Diet
Quirin Schiermeier | Nature – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Eat Less Meat: UN Climate Change Report Calls for Change to Human Diet)
IPCC Special Report: Climate Change and Land
UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, UNITED NATIONS | Comments Off on IPCC Special Report: Climate Change and Land)
Amazon Deforestation: Bolsonaro Government Accused of Seeking to Sow Doubt over Data
Jonathan Watts – The Guardian
August 5th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, SCIENCE | Comments Off on Amazon Deforestation: Bolsonaro Government Accused of Seeking to Sow Doubt over Data)
Brazil’s Massive Crime against Humanity in the Amazon Forest
Paul Craig Roberts – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS | Comments Off on Brazil’s Massive Crime against Humanity in the Amazon Forest)
Under Brazil’s Far Right Leader, Amazon Protections Slashed and Forests Fall
Letícia Casado and Ernesto Londoño – The New York Times
July 29th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS | Comments Off on Under Brazil’s Far Right Leader, Amazon Protections Slashed and Forests Fall)
(Português) Cidadania, Florestania: A Amazônia, Titular de Direitos
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Cidadania, Florestania: A Amazônia, Titular de Direitos)
Jair Bolsonaro Wants to Deforest the Amazon – What Powers Does the UN Have to Stop Him?
Ash Murphy – The Conversation
July 22nd, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, UNITED NATIONS | Comments Off on Jair Bolsonaro Wants to Deforest the Amazon – What Powers Does the UN Have to Stop Him?)
Land Thieves Ramp up Deforestation in Brazil’s Jamanxim National Forest
Sue Branford and Thais Borges | Mongabay – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Land Thieves Ramp up Deforestation in Brazil’s Jamanxim National Forest)
Amazon Rainforest on Fire in Brazil
Alexander Zaitchik – The Intercept
July 8th, 2019 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, ENVIRONMENT, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN | Comments Off on Amazon Rainforest on Fire in Brazil)
Amazon Wins ‘.amazon’ Domain Name, Aggravating South American Region and Undermining Digital Commons
Tara Van Ho – The Conversation
June 24th, 2019 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, MEDIA | Comments Off on Amazon Wins ‘.amazon’ Domain Name, Aggravating South American Region and Undermining Digital Commons)
(Português) Brasil Já Perdeu 85,5% da Floresta Nativa da Mata Atlântica
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 10th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Brasil Já Perdeu 85,5% da Floresta Nativa da Mata Atlântica)
‘We Are Literally Sawing Off the Branch We All Live On’: Amazon Deforestation Increasing Under Bolsonaro
Eoin Higgins – Common Dreams
June 10th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on ‘We Are Literally Sawing Off the Branch We All Live On’: Amazon Deforestation Increasing Under Bolsonaro)
(Français) «L’Étreinte du Serpent»: Colonialisme et Destruction
Alex Anfruns | Investig’Action – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 18th, 2017 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Français) «L’Étreinte du Serpent»: Colonialisme et Destruction)