Monthly Archives: November 2021

« Mis abuelos pescaban en este río para alimentar a la comunidad. Ahora todo es contaminado por lodos, gasolina, diesel y mercurio. Los peces están muriendo y nuestra tierra Yanomami está muriendo. – Los mineros se llevaron todo, nuestra seguridad y nuestra salud. » 

« Mis abuelos pescaban en este río para alimentar a la comunidad. Ahora todo es contaminado por lodos, gasolina, diesel y mercurio. Los peces están muriendo y nuestra tierra Yanomami está muriendo. Los Yanomami estamos sufriendo, no tenemos paz. Los mineros … Continue reading

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Palm oil used in chocolate spreads, cooking oil may fuel cancer spread — As well as destroying forests and wildlife habitat! – WGNO

Experiments on mice found palmitic acid, the main saturated fatty acid in palm oil, promotes mouth cancers and deadly skin melanomas. Palm oil used in chocolate spreads, cooking oil may fuel cancer spread — WGNO

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In Malaysia’s Johor, forest reserves are being replaced with gold mines and palm oil plantations — The Stringer

Forest reserves in northeastern Johor are shrinking due to land clearing linked to economic projects, prompting concerns over elephant-human conflicts Experts say the deforestation of an area with a rich biodiversity is alarming and runs counter to Malaysia’s commitment to … Continue reading

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« Meus avós pescavam neste rio para alimentar a comunidade. Agora é tudo contaminação por lodo, gasolina, diesel e mercúrio. Os peixes estão morrendo e nossa terra Yanomami está morrendo. – Os garimpeiros levaram tudo, nossa segurança e nossa saúde. » 

« Meus avós pescavam neste rio para alimentar a comunidade. Agora é tudo contaminação por lodo, gasolina, diesel e mercúrio. Os peixes estão morrendo e nossa terra Yanomami está morrendo. Nós Yanomami estamos sofrendo, não temos paz. Os garimpeiros destroem nossas … Continue reading

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Brazil govt faces criminal charges over ‘greenwashing’, deforestation of Amazon rainforest – Republic World —

Brazil govt faces criminal charges over ‘greenwashing’, deforestation of Amazon rainforest – Republic World https://ift.tt/3CwDsgA Brazil govt faces criminal charges over ‘greenwashing’, deforestation of Amazon rainforest  Republic World Superforest via “deforestation” – Google News https://ift.tt/2tI2HiE Brazil govt faces criminal charges over ‘greenwashing’, … Continue reading

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¿ Importante? Jair Bolsonaro sobre Amazonía: “la misma bobada de siempre” — Unión Mundo

La deforestación “es una noticia patrocinada por brasileños que trabajan contra el país, ahuyentan inversiones y generan muchas dificultades económicas”, dijo el mandatario. El presidente de Brasil, Jair Bolsonaro, dijo este viernes (19.11.2021) que las noticias que alertan sobre sobre … Continue reading

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« Mes grands-parents pêchaient dans cette rivière pour nourrir la communauté. Maintenant, il ne s’agit que de contamination par les boues, l’essence, le diesel et le mercure. Les poissons meurent et notre terre Yanomami se meurt. – Les orpailleurs ont tout pris, notre sécurité et notre santé. » 

« Mes grands-parents pêchaient dans cette rivière pour nourrir la communauté. Maintenant, il ne s’agit que de contamination par les boues, l’essence, le diesel et le mercure. Les poissons meurent et notre terre Yanomami se meurt. Nous Yanomami souffrons, nous n’avons … Continue reading

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Litio: la fiebre del “oro blanco”, ¿fortuna o infortunio para Argentina? — Andando tras tu encuentro…

Tomasa Soriano cría cabras y llamas en Jujuy. Ella cree que hay menos agua en la zona desde que llegaron los mineros de litio. En el noroeste de Argentina, la carretera hacia el Altiplano zigzaguea a una altitud de 4.000 … Continue reading

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These Politicians Are Helping Companies Take Gold From Public Lands for Free – The industry has extracted some $300 billion worth of these minerals from public lands in the U.S. since 1872 — Mother Jones

This story was originally published by High Country News and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.  Amid the recent skirmishes over revising the reconciliation bill, known as the Build Back Better Plan, lawmakers once again skipped a chance to … Continue reading

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« My grandparents fished to feed the community in this river. Now it’s just sludge, gasoline, diesel and mercury contamination. Fish die and our Yanomami land is dying. – The gold miners took everything, our safety and our health. »

« My grandparents fished to feed the community in this river. Now it’s just sludge, gasoline, diesel and mercury contamination. Fish die and our Yanomami land is dying.  We Yanomami suffer, we don’t have peace. The gold miners destroy our houses … Continue reading

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