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New Net Zero Briefing From Amazon Watch

The Amazon Rainforest-Sized Loophole in Net Zero Amazon Watch July 2021 Trading forest protection for continued greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) presents a false and dangerous "solution" to the climate crisis. Instead, emissions must be drastically reduced, forests must...

False Solutions to Climate Change with Dr. Rachel Smolker

False Solutions to Climate Change with Dr. Rachel Smolker

In this episode of Breaking Green, GJEP's new podcast, we talk with biologist Dr. Rachel Smolker about false solutions to climate change. The ravages of Global Climate Change are becoming more apparent every day, and people...

Earth Minute: Heat Wave & Climate Change

Earth Minute: Heat Wave & Climate Change

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Heat Wave & Climate Change A record-breaking heatwave struck the United States Pacific Northwest last week resulting in nearly 200 deaths.  In Oregon, health authorities reported 116 deaths, while Washington...

July 2021 Update From Global Justice Ecology Project

July 2021 Update From Global Justice Ecology Project

Global Justice Ecology Project  July Update Please support GJEP’s work to protect forests, advance climate justice & build alliances for systemic change! Photo of the Month Indigenous environmental defenders continue to have some of the most dangerous jobs in the...

Earth Minute: Byhalia Pipeline

Earth Minute: Byhalia Pipeline

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Byhalia Pipeline Pipeline developers in Tennessee have announced they are pulling the plug on the Byhalia Pipeline, a proposed pipeline that would have gone through communities across the South to transport crude...

¡Berta Caceres Presente!

¡Berta Caceres Presente!

Note: More than five years after we first reported on the assassination of Berta Caceres, an ally in our work to defend the rights and lands of Indigenous Peoples in Central America, finally some justice has been won with the conviction of the man who masterminded her...

Fears for Chilean Indigenous Leader’s Safety After Police Shooting

Fears for Chilean Indigenous Leader’s Safety After Police Shooting

Note--In late 2019, GJEP's Orin Langelle and Anne Petermann were in Chile with Gary Hughes of Biofuelwatch and Alejandra Parra of RADA to document and support the peoples' uprising there.  While in Temuco, Chile following work to document a Mapuche reoccupation of...