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Broken Promises: Communities on Philippine Island Take on Palm Oil Companies
Environment  (tags: palm oil, land grabs, govenrement corruption, Phillipines, activism, indigenous rights, corporate greed, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, world, politics, government )

- 35 days ago -
Residents of Palawan Island in the Philippines have united to take on the companies that they say have grabbed their land.
Lumber Liquidators Pays $13.2M to End Illegal Logging Probe
Environment  (tags: illegal logging, illegal logging trade, pollution, corporate greed, crime, punishment, protection, politics )

- 53 days ago -
U.S. flooring company Lumber Liquidators Inc. (NYSE:LL) will pay $13.2 million to resolve a federal investigation into its timber sourcing practices.
Environment  (tags: Dupont, corporate greed, healthconditions, protection, pollution, environment, ecosystems, destruction, humans, government )

- 94 days ago -
Here's how a chemical giant spread its poisons worldwide
TAKE ACTION NOW! INDIA: Unilever: Clean Up Your Mess!
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, protection, pollution, corporate greed, activism, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world )

- 111 days ago -
Unilever CEO Paul Polman: Take responsibility for Kodaikanal. Clean up your environmental mess and compensate ex-workers for injury, loss of life and lost income.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fight Climate Change By Raising Rates to Drill on Public Land
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, corporate greed, public lands, fracking )

- 146 days ago -
Lease public lands at current market rates when the purpose is extracting finite resources for corporate profit.
Undersea Phosphate Mine Threatens Mexico's Gray Whale Nursery
Environment  (tags: proposed development, habitatdestruction, marine life, Mexico, corporate greed, mining interests, activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, world, wildlife, protection, pollution, habitat )

- 169 days ago -
A project to mine 225,000 acres of seabed in Baja California's San Ignacio lagoon threatens the myriad sea life of the area...not just Gray whales but Blues, Humpbacks and Loggerhead turtles, from noise, disturbance and radioactive releases.
Environment  (tags: pollution, pesticides, endnagered, monarch butterflies, corporate greed, corporate greedhabitatdestruction, protection, environment, ecosystems, animals )

- 188 days ago -
Industrial agricultural giant Dow Chemical just unveiled its newest toxic herbicide, Enlist Duo, which would destroy milkweed plants that monarch butterflies depend on to survive.
Begaye Vows to Blow Up Grand Canyon Escalade Deal
Environment  (tags: sared lands, corporate greed, indigneous politics, native americans, Grand Canyon, Navajo nation, government, environment, conservation, destruction, ecosystems )

- 192 days ago -
The newly elected president of the Navajo Nation has taken a firm stance against the Grand Canyon Escalade, a billion-dollar project that would allow for commercial development on the canyonâEUR(TM)s south rim
This Palm Oil Company Just Bulldozed a Rainforest
Environment  (tags: deforestation, palm oil, corporate greed, destruciton, environment, destruction, ecosystems, world, wildlife, habitatdestruction, habitat )

- 192 days ago -
Astra has cut down 14,000 hectares of forests since 2007 to make way for palm oil plantations. In addition, the report found that Astra is responsible for clearing 27,000 hectares of ultra carbon-rich peatland since 2009
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help the Tsleil-Waututh Nation Stop Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain Pipeline
Environment  (tags: corporate greed, tar sands pipeline, indignenous rights, environment, energy, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, world, politics, healthconditions, habitat, habitatdestruction )

- 203 days ago -
Pipeline giant Kinder Morgan wants to put North America's coastline and communities at risk -- all for more profit from yet another flawed tar sands pipeline.
Cambodia: Local People Risk Everything to Defend National Park Sold Off to Highest Bidders
Environment  (tags: indigneous rightsk, greed, corporate greed, palm oil, overdevelopment, destruction, environment, ecosystems, world, protection, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, government )

- 238 days ago -
Botum Sakor National Park is being sold off piecemeal to developers for logging, plantations, casinos and hotels. Now local communities are defending themselves and their land.
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, corporate greed, animal testing, nature, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics, pollution, protection, wildlife )

- 357 days ago -
Officials in Palm Beach County, Florida plan to clear a large chunk of Briger Forest, a rare wetland forest near the Everglades
Why Is Big Coal Pretending to Be the Savior of the Developing World?
Environment  (tags: dirty energy, coal power, corporate greed, habitatdestruction, habitat, environment, ecosystems, destruction, protection, healthconditions, pollution, politics )

- 403 days ago -
These countries deserve something much better than the old, dirty energy North America no longer wants.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Northern Australia
Environment  (tags: habitatdestruction, habitat, OVERDEVELOPMENT, corporate greed, corporate greedhabitatdestruction, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, pollution, conservation, wildlife, world )

- 403 days ago -
The unique natural and cultural heritage of northern Australia is under threat. Plans to build giant dams, industrial scale agri-business, invasive mines, and toxic gas fields are being rolled out.

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