Posts Tagged ‘Greenpeace’

Greenpeace raises a statue of Brazil’s Bolsonaro in burnt Pantanal wetlands

Greenpeace activists raised a four-metre statue of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Wednesday (October 7) to denounce his environmental policies. The statue was erected in the burnt wetlands of Pantanal, in Brazil’s Mato Grosso do Sul region. Twelve per cent of the Pantanal wetlands — the world’s largest wetlands and a UNESCO heritage site — […]

Greenpeace activists climb onto roof of Poland’s Environment Ministry in protest

Greenpeace activists have climbed onto the roof of Poland’s Environment Ministry to demand better preservation of the country’s forests. A large banner was hung from the building in Warsaw in the early hours of Monday morning with the inscription “Stop the devastation! Time for protection”. An accompanying caricature puppet also showed Environment Minister Michal Wos […]

Nestlé’s Plastic Initiative Called ‘Greenwashing’ by Greenpeace

The environmental impact of the world’s plastic consumption is profound. Plastic trash and the tiny pieces that chip off it can be found everywhere—oceans, marine life, land and our bodies, too. To help solve this planetary crisis, Nestlé pledged Tuesday to make all its plastic packaging 100 percent recyclable or reusable by 2025. The Swiss food giant envisions a world where “none of […]

Are nuclear power plants protected in France? Greenpeace had no problems breaking in

Four eco-activists scaled the walls of the Cruas-Meysse plant in the southeastern Ardeche region. The building they were able to gain access to contained pools used to cool highly radioactive spent fuel rods. Once inside, the Greenpeace activists set off flares. Police arrested 22 activists who participated in the stunt. France’s state-owned energy giant EDF, […]

Greenpeace: Logging Company Used Organized Crime Laws To Attack Environmentalists

Greenpeace on Tuesday accused a logging company of misusing federal anti-racketeering laws to attack environmental groups that criticize its logging in North America’s largest forest. “This is a completely inappropriate remedy,” Greenpeace attorney Laura Handman said during a motion to dismiss hearing Tuesday. “[RICO] was originally designed to reach organized crime, but now it’s being used […]

Greenpeace activists break into French nuclear plant, set off fireworks (VIDEOS)

READ MORE: Greenpeace activists board ship carrying 1000s of Volkswagen diesel cars in Thames Estuary Demonstrators from the environmental NGO broke into the site in the early hours of Thursday morning. Videos shared by Greenpeace show fireworks lighting up the sky above the nuclear plant. The organization said it wanted to draw attention to the […]

USDA bans honeybee-saving environmentalists from yearly Pollinator Festival; invites chemical industry instead

(NaturalNews) Is the government really listening or just pretending to care? As pollinator populations dwindle, many facets of agriculture are put at risk. Beekeepers are speaking out like never before, concerned about the future. Shockingly, 44 percent of honeybee colonies have been lost in the past year! If the root of the problem […]

Encircling and Containing China: US Ratchets Up Tension in the South China Sea

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US-backed rebels seize 10k+ troves of ISIS documents on doorstep of Syrian Manbij

“Exploitation of this information is ongoing to better understand [Islamic State] networks and techniques, including the systems [used] to manage the flow of foreign fighters into Syria and Iraq,” the US-led anti-ISIS campaign’s spokesman, Colonel Chris Garver, said Wednesday.  Fallujah ‘fully liberated, battle over’ – commander of anti-ISIS op in Iraq Fighting alongside the Syrian Arab […]

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Jordan’s Queen Rania Visits Greek Refugee Camp Amidst Abuse of Refugees in Jordan

nsnbc : Queen Rania of Jordan visits the Greek island Lesbos on Monday to meet with refugees there. Meanwhile, Jordan has become notorious for abuse of Syrian refugees and provided bases for Al-Qaeda linked “rebels” since the onset of the war on Syria. The visit of Queen Rania of Jordan is the latest in a […]

‘Disaster is Imminent’… Constitutional Attorney: "States Have The Legal Authority To Defend Border Under Constitution"

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These 7 Things Are Better Than Paper Money in the Bank When the Economy Collapses

So you’ve done the hard work of getting your finances in order and now you’re looking to invest your hard-earned surplus into things that will protect or grow it. Keeping your savings as fiat currency in the the banks may not be the safest way to store your wealth. Banks are beginning to give concrete […]

Google extends ‘right to be forgotten’ policy to all EU searches

While responding to European requests for certain search results removal in accordance with the “right to be forgotten” law, Google would previously delist the entries in question only from its sub-domains within the EU, such as google.fr or google.co.uk. The delisted entries could still be found on Google.com. But now that loophole is closing. France […]

Ten Proposals For Chavismo In The Face Of Our Defeat

Print Friendly Above Photo: From PopularResistance.org. There was no popular defeat harder than the 27th of February, 1989*. Rebelling against the economic measures levied by the International Monetary Fund, thousands were murdered in the streets, while neither the left nor any patriotic officials were able to coordinate efforts to defend them. Almost as serious as […]

‘Political rhetoric, not science’: Greenpeace slams IAEA Fukushima report

On Monday, IAEA said that despite uncertainties about the radiation doses incurred by children immediately after the accident, “an increase in childhood thyroid cancer attributable to the accident is unlikely.” READ MORE: Child cancers ‘attributable’ to Fukushima disaster ‘unlikely’ to increase – IAEA On Tuesday, Greenpeace slammed the conclusions of the UN body as being ‘political […]

Greenpeace finds toxic chemicals in branded clothing

  AFP August 25, 2011 Traces of toxic chemicals harmful to the environment and to human health have been detected in products made by 14 top clothing manufacturers, Greenpeace said Tuesday. Samples of clothing from top brands including Adidas, Uniqlo, Calvin Klein, HM, Abercrombie Fitch, Lacoste, Converse and Ralph Lauren were found to be tainted […]

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