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2/3 Of The Deforestation In The Amazon Rainforest Is Linked To 128 Livestock Slaughter Houses
World  (tags: Amazon Rainforest, clear cutting, forest fires, Brazil, Peru, South America, Beef, Livestock, Slaughterhouses, corruption, death, ethics, humans, politics, usa, world )

Fiona
- 132 days ago - nackpets.wordpress.com
Satellites are mechanical reporters of the Amazon deforestation process. By documenting the degradation and gaps created by the clear-cutting, they deliver the verdict: Two-thirds of the AmazonâEUR(TM)s deforested area has been turned into
The Atlantic Slave Trade in Two Minutes
World  (tags: Slave trade, Atlantic ocean, Brazil, slave ships, Africa, North America, South America, carribean )

Dandelion
- 162 days ago - slate.com
This interactive, gives you a sense of the scale of the trans-Atlantic slave trade across time, as well as the flow of transport and eventual destinations. 315 years. 20,528 voyages. Millions of lives.
Olympics: Torch Reaches Land of Tribe Facing Genocide
World  (tags: indineous rights, Brazil, land grab, Olumpics 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, violence, society, politics )

AWAY AWHI
- 524 days ago - survivalinternational.org
The Olympic torch is set to arrive on June 25 in a state where the Guarani tribe is widely feared to be facing annihilation due to systematic land theft, malnutrition, suicide and violence.
Brazil Leak: Corrupt Leaders Seek Protection With Coup
World  (tags: news-media bias, news-media-world, COUP, Michel Temer, impeachment, democracy, Petrobras, Romero Juca, all-white male cabinet, Operation Car Wash, corruption, leak, Brazil, President Dilma Rousseff )

Jess
- 567 days ago - telesurtv.net
The taped conversation is the strongest proof to date that Dilma Rousseff's rivals' bid to remove her from office is more about protecting corruption
Care2 Petition. STOP the Coup in Brazil
World  (tags: Brazil, democracy, politics )

Yusuf
- 587 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign and help this petition to get more signatures, 74 signatures so far
Rousseff Marks May Day By Expanding Brazils Anti Poverty Aid
World  (tags: May Day, public housing, poverty-aid, Brazil, democracy, coup d'etat, 1964 coup, Washington, D.C., politics, economy, democracy, Michel Temer, USA, President Rousseff, impeachment, military dictatorship, news, propaganda, media, government, election )

Jess
- 589 days ago - telesurtv.net
Rousseff pledged to increased government funding to the Bolsa Family program and promised a new wave of public housing
Demand Justice for Landless Families in Brazil!
World  (tags: Brazil, activism, protests, landless people, injustice, murder, petitions )

Freya
- 604 days ago - act.grassrootsonline.org
On April 7 two members of the Landless Workers Movement (MST) were murdered and seven others were wounded. They were all members of the Dom Tomas Balduino encampment.
Glenn Greenwald: Is It A Coup? What Is Happening in Brazil Is Much Worse Than Donald Trump
World  (tags: President Dilma Rousseff, Brazil, Corruption, Petrobras, Latin America, U.S.A., impeachment, coup, DemocracyNow, media, news, world, violence )

Jess
- 627 days ago - democracynow.org
Brazil is facing its worst political crisis in over two decades as opponents of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff attempt to impeach her on corruption charges
If Pollution Doesn't Ruin Brazil's Olympics, Will the Political Drama?
World  (tags: Brazil, olympics, society, culture, world, politics )

AWAY AWHI
- 629 days ago - globalpost.com
Come to Brazil! Land of Zika, political chaos, spiking inflation, a plummeting economy, and riotous protests.
It May Take A Woman to Put Netanyahu in His Place!
World  (tags: Israeli, settler, ambassador, Israel, Brazil, undiplomatic, Netanyahu, announce, twitter )

Sam
- 716 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
A settler to represent Israel in Brazil!?
Huge Dam To Open Despite Protest By Brazil's Indigenous People
World  (tags: Brazil, climate change, dams, Indigenous People, The AntiMedia )

Judy
- 734 days ago - shadowproof.com
Brazil's environmental authority has approved an operating license for the Belo Monte Dam despite evidence the project may harm the lives and health of indigenous communities.
We Will Die Here - Petition
World  (tags: Guarani, Brazil, land theft, malnutrition, high suicide rates )

Dandelion
- 877 days ago - tribal-voice.org
Guarani experience abject poverty that land theft entails.Without their ancestral land, the Guarani cannot survive. Their leaders being killed one by one, the children dying of malnutrition and they suffer one of the highest suicide rates in the world.
The Town in Brazil That Embraces The Confederate Flag
World  (tags: Confederate flag, Santa Barbara D'Oeste, Brazil, descendants, United States, reunion )

Dandelion
- 903 days ago - bbc.com
Once a year, the descendants of about 10,000 Confederates that fled the United States to Brazil after the US Civil War have a sort of family reunion.
Brazil: Indigenous People Set Up Protest Camp To Demand Land Rights
World  (tags: indigenous rights, Brazil, agribusiness, land rights, human rights, world )

Nancy
- 969 days ago - redpowermedia.wordpress.com
Indians fear that legislators will allow the use of their ancestral lands by agribusiness, which has the backing of a group of parliamentarians and the new Minister of Agriculture, Katia Abreu.
 

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