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Nestlé: Stop Draining Pakistan Dry! - PLEASE SIGN!!!
World  (tags: Nestle, water, ethics, Pakistan, greed )

Judy
- 280 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Nestlé is draining developing countries' groundwater to make its Pure Life bottled water, destroying countries' natural resources before forcing its people to buy their own water back.
France Launches Bombing of Northern Mali, With Canadian Support
World  (tags: Algeria, Canada, France, world, humanrights, war, peace, Mali, Touareg, capitalism, greed, ethics, weapons, death, conflict )

Nancy
- 583 days ago - rabble.ca
It is ironic that since the death of Osama Bin Laden, the US military boasts that Al-Qaeda is on the run and has no ability to wage its war. Meanwhile, any time there is a need for intervention, there is suddenly a new Al-Qaeda threat that comes out of...
HUMAN RIGHTS: Chocolate's Child Slaves
World  (tags: news, child slavery, economics, greed, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', economy, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, politics, government, ethics, children, corruption, labor, world, ethics, economy, government, corporate, dishonesty )

Cal
- 952 days ago - thecnnfreedomproject.blogs.cnn.com
It may be unthinkable that the chocolate we enjoy could come from the hands of children working as slaves. In the Ivory Coast and other cocoa-producing countries, there are an estimated 100,000 children working the fields, many against their will, to crea
BRAZIL: Uncontacted Indians' Forest 'Sprayed With Chemicals'
World  (tags: politics, healthconditions, destruction, uncontacted tribes, greed, world, environment, world, news, humanrights, conflict, corruption )

Cal
- 1129 days ago - survivalinternational.org
A large stretch of Amazon forest in a region where uncontacted Indians are thought to be living, has reportedly been destroyed illegally with chemical defoliant sprayed from an airplane.
Machu Picchu Celebrations Just 100km From Uncontacted Tribes
World  (tags: politics, news, world, uncontacted tribes, energy companies, greed, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, freedoms, HumanRights, society )

Cal
- 1134 days ago - survivalinternational.org
July 24 marks the 100th anniversary of the 'discovery' of Machu Picchu, the Inca citadel high in the Peruvian Andes,while Peru celebrates the legacy of the indigenous Inca people, it is simultaneously planning to grant oil and gas companies access to the
Stop the Privatization of the World's Water!
World  (tags: water, humanrights, ethics, greed, privatization )

Nancy
- 1253 days ago - action.foodandwaterwatch.org
I applaud the proposed Bolivian resolution to the United Nations to block the sale of public water service to private companies. I denounce corporations that attempt to dictate community water service. I advocate for community-driven solutions that ...
BP Could Make Millions Off Oil It Spilled in the Gulf
World  (tags: BP = Bloody Plague, Greed, Inhumane Energy )

Ben
- 1543 days ago - treehugger.com
Even as the perpetrators of the biggest environmental catastrophe in US history tout their efforts to clean up the oil spill swirling around the Gulf, they neglect to mention one thing: they still stand to make millions of dollars over the coming months..
Trade Beats Conservation at UN Wildlife Talks
World  (tags: trade. wildlife, greed, wildife talks, conservation, wordwide, endangered animals, countries )

Simone
- 1614 days ago - all-creatures.org
"As soon as big money gets involved, the 's' of science is crossed out by two vertical stripes," CITES Secretary General Willem Wijnstekers told reporters, meaning it becomes "$cience" spelt with a dollar sign."
WWF: FOREST COMMUNITIES PAID TO HUNT TIGERS
World  (tags: WWF, investigation, forest authorities, communities, killing tigers, money, greed, illegal trade, china )

Simone
- 1649 days ago - goallover.org
WWF says Malaysian forest communities are being paid by wildlife crime syndicates to trap and kill wildlife, including the critically endangered tiger, in order to meet illegal trading demands in China. As China prosperity has risen in recent years,
Say NO to the Ivory Trade
World  (tags: elephants, tragedy, greed, word, disappearing, ivory trade )

Simone
- 1653 days ago - bloodyivory.org
In 1979 there were an estimated 1.3 million African elephants. A decade later, widespread poaching had reduced that figure by half. Just 600,000 African elephants remained. Africa's savannahs and forests were no longer sanctuaries for elephants; they
Wildlife: Illegal $20 Bn Wildlife Trade, the World's Third Largest Illicit Business
World  (tags: wildife, trafficking, smuggling, poaching, illicit business, greed, cruelty, humans, wildlife trade )

Simone
- 1653 days ago - ionglobaltrends.blogspot.com
With an estimated value of up to 20 billion dollars a year, the booming illegal trade in wildlife, which is vital to the whole system of life including human life, is reported to be the world's third largest illicit business after arms and drugs.
Indonesia Sells Tigers to the Rich
World  (tags: indonesia, selling tigers, sumutran tigers, price, greed, controversy, money making scam, criticism, endangered )

Simone
- 1679 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
However, environmental groups have criticised the scheme as a money-making scam that will do nothing to save tigers, which face an increased risk from poachers on the eve of the Chinese Year of the Tiger..
Sign Petition: Tell Peru to Protect Indigenous Rights & Save The Amazon
World  (tags: world, violence, amazon, rainforests, indigenous, peoples, protesters, ecology, environment, ecosystems, globalwarming, conservation, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, protection, government, corruption, oil, gas, money, business, corporate, greed )

Tom
- 1903 days ago - change.org
Indigenous peoples have peacefully protested for two months demanding their lawful say in decrees that will contribute to the devastation of the Amazon's ecology and peoples, and be disastrous for the global climate. Pres. Garcia responded with violence.
At Stake Are More Than Banks
World  (tags: world, Africa, Asia, Latin America, economy, rich, entitlemen, plutocrats, corporations, business, bailouts, poor, greed, poverty, g-20, leaders, famine, floods, starvation, women, children, hunger, mortality, suffering, death )

Tom
- 1972 days ago - nytimes.com
The 500 richest people in the world earned more than the 416 million poorest people. The first group bears responsibility for the global economic mess but will be just fine; the latter group has no responsibility and will suffer the worst consequences.
The Richest (Most Greedy?) People on Earth
World  (tags: Greed )

Ben
- 1977 days ago - forbes.com
Bill Gates, $40 billion, Warren Buffet, Ingvar Kamprad...
 

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