Posts tagged with ‘Deforestation’


Illegal Tin Mining Leaves Trail of Ruin in Protected Brazilian Rainforest
Ana Ionova | Mongabay – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 6th, 2020 (BRICS, ENVIRONMENT | No Comments »)
Our Vanishing World (Part 5): Birds
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 23rd, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 2 Comments »)
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 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | No Comments »)
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 | No Comments »)
Our Vanishing World (Part 4): Wildlife
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 2nd, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | 1 Comment »)
(Português) Bolsonaro culpa ator Leonardo DiCaprio por incêndios na Amazónia
Jornal de Notícias – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 2nd, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | No Comments »)
Brazil’s Deepening Malaise
Robert Rotberg - The Globe and Mail
December 2nd, 2019 (BRICS | No Comments »)
(Deutsch) Wie die Deutschen den Regenwald mit aufessen
Anette Dowideit | WELT – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | No Comments »)
German Appetite for Beef Eats into Brazilian Rainforest
Andrew Wasley and Alexandra Heal – The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
October 28th, 2019 (BRICS, EUROPE, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT, ANIMAL RIGHTS - VEGETARIANISM | No Comments »)
(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 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | 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 (ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, CAPITALISM, ENVIRONMENT, TRADE, ECONOMICS, 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, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, CAPITALISM, ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMICS | 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, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, CAPITALISM, ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMICS, 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)
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 (INDIGENOUS RIGHTS, CURRENT AFFAIRS, ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, CAPITALISM, ENVIRONMENT, JUSTICE, EXPOSURES - EXPOSÉS, ECONOMICS | 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 »)
Trump Moves to Allow Logging in the World’s Largest Intact Temperate Rainforest
Kyla Mandel | Think Progress – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 (ANGLO AMERICA, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Trump Moves to Allow Logging in the World’s Largest Intact Temperate Rainforest)
(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 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | 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 (ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, CAPITALISM, ENVIRONMENT, EXPOSURES - EXPOSÉS, ECONOMICS | 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 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT, 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 (ANGLO AMERICA, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, CAPITALISM, ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMICS | 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, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | 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 & 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 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | 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 (BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | 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)
Deforestation, Chipko Movements: Role of Countless Women
Dr Ravi P Bhatia – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 (TRANSCEND MEMBERS | Comments Off on Deforestation, Chipko Movements: Role of Countless Women)
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 (UNITED NATIONS, ENVIRONMENT | 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 (BRICS, ENVIRONMENT, 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 (BRICS, ENVIRONMENT | 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 (BRICS, ENVIRONMENT | 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 (BRICS, UNITED NATIONS, ENVIRONMENT | 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, BRICS, LATIN AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN, ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Amazon Rainforest on Fire in Brazil)
Forest Twice Size of UK Destroyed in Decade for Big Consumer Brands – Report
Karen McVeigh – The Guardian
June 24th, 2019 (ENVIRONMENT | Comments Off on Forest Twice Size of UK Destroyed in Decade for Big Consumer Brands – Report)
(Português) MapBiomas revela que 95% do desmatamento no Brasil é ilegal
David Arioch | Vegazeta – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 17th, 2019 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) MapBiomas revela que 95% do desmatamento no Brasil é ilegal)
‘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)
(Português) Sofrimento em Cativeiro: Organização Denuncia por Maus-Tratos Zoológico com Orangotango Fumante
ANDA Agência de Notícias de Direitos Animais – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 25th, 2017 (ORIGINAL LANGUAGES | Comments Off on (Português) Sofrimento em Cativeiro: Organização Denuncia por Maus-Tratos Zoológico com Orangotango Fumante)