Tag: Amazon

    Protesters in the streets against Bolsonaro. "Not him,"says the sign

    The Far Right Won in Brazil. Now Comes the Resistance.

    In his acceptance speech, Brazil’s president-elect Jair Bolsonaro said he will “change the destiny ...

    The Guardians of the Amazon recently destroyed a logging truck they discovered in their territory.

    Brazil Logging Mafia Kills Another Guardian of the Amazon

    A leader of an Amazon tribe acclaimed for its environmental defenders has been killed, ...

    Amazon, the land of fantasy

    Turning It into a Magic Place Is Not Doing the Amazon Any Good

    The Amazon, perhaps more than any other region of the globe, has consistently been ...

    Amazon Indian

    No More Amazon Mega-dams, Announces Brazil. Environmentalists and Indians Celebrate

    Brazil’s government announced a major shift away from its policy of building mega-dams in ...

    An industrial mining operation in Brazil - Photo: Norsk Hydro ASA

    Mining Is Responsible for 10 Percent of Deforestation in the Amazon

    Nearly ten percent of all the deforestation occurring in the Brazilian Amazon between 2005 ...