Posts Tagged ‘rainforest’

Biochar: An Indigenous Farming Practice Fueling Rainforest Tree Growth in Gold Mining Areas 

September 4th, 2019 By Amelia Harris Staff Writer for Wake Up World Deforestation rates are declining globally, but the Amazon bucks this trend, with rates on the rise. Why? Geopolitical reasons are complex, but one major contributing factor is gold mining: a study looking at the 34 years to 2017 identified 100,000 ha of rainforest […]

Brazil’s President is Actively Trying to Destroy Amazon Rainforest, Leaked Documents Show

The Brazilian president is actively trying to devastate the Amazon rainforest, leaked documents have revealed. The documents show arguments put forward by Jair Bolsonaro that a strong government presence in the Amazon region is important to prevent any conservation projects going forward. Intending to build bridges, motorways, and a hydroelectric plant in the rainforest, the […]

As Amazon Rainforest Burns, World Expresses Disgust Over Notre Dame Fire Double Standard

Elias Marat, The Mind Unleashed Waking Times As the world recoils in shock and horror over the record wave of fires sweeping across the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, social media users have been quick to highlight the discrepancy in coverage received by the historic blaze versus the round-the-clock hysteria surrounding the burning of the historic […]

The Amazon Rainforest is on Fire and Hardly Anyone’s Talking About It

Jake Johnson, The mind Unleashed Waking Times The hashtag #PrayForAmazonia went viral on Tuesday as social media users attempted to draw the world’s attention to the Amazon rainforest, which has been devastated for weeks by fires so intense they can be seen from space. According to Euro News, it is unclear whether the fires were caused by agricultural activity […]

Record Number of Fires Burning in Amazon Rainforest

Olivia Rosane, EcoWatch Waking Times There are a record number of wildfires burning in the Amazon rainforest, Brazil‘s space agency has said. Their smoke is visible from space and shrouded the city of São Paulo in darkness for about an hour Monday afternoon, CBS news reported. “It was as if the day had turned into night,” São Paulo resident Gianvitor […]

Deforestation of Brazilian Amazon Rainforest Surges to Record High, Further Devastation Looms

“The government can’t deny these numbers from their own agency. The question now is what they’ll do about it … By the end of July, we’ll have a clear idea of the impact of recent moves to dismantle environmental policies.” Environmentalists fear that the trends will accelerate as the Bolsonaro government and its environmental ministry […]

New Brazilian President Threatens To Uproot Amazon Rainforest & Its Inhabitants

The Facts: We’ve grown up being taught that Christopher Columbus discovered America. He has been portrayed as a ‘good’ man and even a hero by some. Fortunately, we are learning the truth as many scholars have published works depicting the exact opposite. Reflect On: Why has our history been altered? What is the purpose, and […]

Indonesia, Brazil Rainforest: The World Lost an Area of Tree Cover the Size of New Zealand Last Year

Related Posts Citizen Advocacy: The Achievements of New Zealand’s Peace Activism Abstract Aotearoa New Zealand provides an important example of successful citizen activism in the form Sun dog lights up sky in Canterbury, New Zealand   It looks like something out of a science fiction novel but it’s really just a 27 inches of snow in […]

Pepsico, Unilever and Nestlé accused of complicity in illegal rainforest destruction

Pepsico, Unilever and Nestlé have been accused of complicity in the destruction of Sumatra’s last tract of rainforest shared by elephants, orangutans, rhinos, and tigers together in one ecosystem. Plantations built on deforested land have allegedly been used to supply palm oil to scores of household brands that also include McDonald’s, Mars, Kellogg’s […]

Scheme To Protect Second Largest Rainforest Threatened By Corruption, Politics

Children of a logger in the wait to be transported along the Lomami River, a tributary of the Congo River. Approximately 40 million people in the DRC depend on the rainforest for their basic needs, such as medicine, food or shelter. (Photo: Greenpeace/Jiro Ose) A UK-backed deal to protect the world’s second largest rainforest is […]

Big Pharma finds new use for statins in cancer patients, after large study reveals the drug’s benefits were 100 percent fabricated

(NaturalNews) As the consensus about statins as cholesterol-lowering “miracle drugs” starts to crack, Big Pharma is doubtless looking for ways to preserve the profitability of the top-earning drug class of all time. Now, a new study in the journal Breast Cancer Research may indicate how statins will soon be marketed: as anti-cancer drugs. […]

6 Ways To Easily Stop Your Negative Habits

Have you ever wondered why we tend to find ourselves repeating the same unwanted cycles of behavior, time and time again? If you’ve ever wanted to empower yourself to change that, below are some excellent tools that will help you! During the process of socialization in our early lives, we developed a number of coping […]

Recipe For Banana Cinnamon Tea That Works Like A Sleeping Pill

We’ve heard it for decades now and the truth is still clear: sleep is incredibly important. Whether you are young or old (or anywhere in between), skipping out on sleep can cause a number of health issues you should really watch out for. Your precious Z’s are linked to anything from hypertension to stress to poor heart and […]

5 Whistle Blowers Everyone Needs To Know

With the awakening continuing to speed up in our world, it seems that information continues to spill out of the darkness and into the light more and more with each passing week. Whistle-blowers continue to come out and speak of what they know; both on a micro-scale (truths coming out at work, school or small […]

Top Ten Illuminati Monuments & Landmarks

PROMETHEUS STATUE AT ROCKEFELLER PLAZA Gilt Bronze statue of Prometheus giving humanity knowledge at Rockefeller Center Gilt Bronze statue of Prometheus giving humanity knowledge at Rockefeller Center The 8-ton gilded cast bronze statue was sculpted by Paul Manship in 1934 and placed above the Lower Plaza at the Rockefeller Center. It represents the Greek Titan […]

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