Biotech Tree Company ArborGen Settles with Defrauded Employees

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Biotech Tree Company ArborGen Settles with Defrauded Employees  Company still hopes to develop GE eucalyptus trees for US plantations New York (31 March 2016) — After being found guilty late last year of using “trickery… Read More

ACTION ALERT: Call for the release of imprisoned Mongolian human rights defender Beejin Khastumur

PLEASE TAKE ACTION NOW! Sign on to this letter calling on the Mongolian authorities to release imprisoned environmental and human rights defender Beejin Khastumur. Beejin Khastumur is the founder of Mongolian non-profit organisation Delhiin Mongol Nogoon Negdel (DMNN), an… Read More

Release: New Exhibit Tackles Links Between Climate Crisis and Racism

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Photos Below: High resolution images available upon request Climate Change, System Change, Personal Change New Show Opens at Allentown’s ¡Buen Vivir! Gallery on First Friday, March 4th Buffalo, NY (February 25, 2016)—A new art and photographic show opening… Read More

View The GE Trees in 2016 Press Package Now

See the GE Trees in 2016 Press Package Now.

GE Tree Company ArborGen Found Guilty of Defrauding Workers, Fined $53.5M

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   New York (8 January 2016) – Biotech firm ArborGen, a leader in the research and development of genetically engineered trees (GE trees), has been fined $53.5 million in compensation and punitive damages after a court ruled that… Read More

Interview: Orin Langelle on The End of the Game – The Last Word from Paradise, Revisited

The following GreenWatch: Interview with Orin Langelle was published 15 December 2015 by The Public in Buffalo, NY, prior the closing reception of The End of the Game – The Last Word from Paradise, Revisited & Solstice Party… Read More

GE Chestnuts: Ho Ho NO! The Nightmare Before Christmas – Future

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 15 December 2015    New York (15 December 2015)– In the midst of the holiday season, while thoughts turn to roasting chestnuts, a handful of scientists are working to genetically engineer the iconic American chestnut tree… Read More

Local Buffalo Organization Active in Paris Climate Organizing

Buffalo, NY (2 December 2015) – Buffalo based Global Justice Ecology Project (GJEP) is involved with the UN Climate talks in Paris through several different initiatives. GJEP’s Buffalo-based media team is working with counterparts on the ground in… Read More

First Friday Reception 11/6 celebrates first year of GJEP’s ¡Buen Vivir! Gallery

Orin Langelle’s Photo Exhibit featuring Peter Beard, Jackie Kennedy Onassis, Andy Warhol, Truman Capote and others, warns of the dangerous effects of western “conservation” models which decimated elephant populations in Kenya and which are now being proposed for… Read More

Activists Arrested at Genetic Engineering World Headquarters of ArborGen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Attempt made to inform ArborGen of quarter of a million petition signers rejecting GE Trees Ridgeville, SC (28 September 2015) — A plan by activists to inform Andrew Baum, President and CEO of ArborGen that over 250,000 people… Read More