Video: Fighting The Amazon’s Illegal Loggers

By VICE, www.news.vice.com -

On the Alto Rio Guamá reserve in Brazil, the Tembe tribe has been battling for decades to save its land from illegal loggers and settlers. As tension escalates, the Tembe people have now been [...]

Journalist Killed While Documenting Illegal Logging

By Southeast Asian Press Alliance, www.ifex.org -

Journalist Taing Tri, 48, of the local Vealntri newspaper in Kratie province, Cambodia, was shot dead around 1 a.m. on 12 October 2014 as he attempted to document the transportation of illegal [...]

Demand Justice For Murdered Amazon Tribal Leaders

By Margaret Kennealy, www.thepetitionsite.com -

The Peruvian authorities must ensure that all those suspected of their murders must be brought to Justice. They must also extend protection to the remaining Indigenous People who are being [...]

Top Peruvian Foe of Illegal Logging Slain

By Frank Bajak, www.miamiherald.com -

IMA, Peru -- An outspoken Peruvian opponent of illegal logging and three other native Ashaninka community leaders were shot and killed in the remote region bordering Brazil where they live, [...]

First Nation Demands Ontario Halt Clear-Cut Logging On Their Lands

By Maryam Adrangi, www.occupy.com -

On July 31, members of the Grassy Narrows First Nation will head to the Ontario Legislative Building in Toronto and are calling on supporters to join them “in a walk for clean water and [...]

Victory For BC First Nation Logging Blockade

By James Keller, www.vancouversun.com -

The British Columbia government didn’t properly consult with a northern First Nation community about forestry activity and then failed to warn a logging contractor about an imminent blockade, [...]

Teenager Takes High Stand Against Climate Change

By Julia Orr, www.huffingtonpost.com -

Whilst most teenagers appear to be overly obsessed with the latest version of the iPhone, one young woman nicknamed Greenleaf is making a valiant effort to bring attention to the issues of global [...]