Environmental Justice

Indigenous leader’s court win halts one of Australia’s “dirtiest gas projects”
Environment

Indigenous leader’s court win halts one of Australia’s “dirtiest gas projects”

by Malavika Vyawahare – MongaBay – Creative CommonsIndigenous community members from the Tiwi islands off the northern coast of Australia took Santos Limited to court, arguing that the company did not…
European Union bill passes to ban imports of deforestation-linked commodities
Environment

European Union bill passes to ban imports of deforestation-linked commodities

by André Schröder – MongaBay – Creative CommonsImports of 14 types of commodities into the European Union will soon have to be verified for possible association with deforestation in the countries…
Afro-Caribbean community safeguards pristine oceans with new protected area
Environment

Afro-Caribbean community safeguards pristine oceans with new protected area

by Maxwell Radwin – MongaBay – Creative CommonsThe newly designated Isla Ají marine protected area covers over a total of 24,600 hectares (60,800 acres) of coastal, terrestrial, and marine ecosystems on…
Nigeria seizes scales from 15,000 dead pangolins
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Nigeria seizes scales from 15,000 dead pangolins

by Mongabay.com – MongaBay – Creative CommonsAuthorities at the Nigeria Customs Service have announced the seizure of 7.1 tons of pangolin scales that smugglers were attempting to ship out of the…
Two former Maine cops get jail time for killing porcupines with batons while on duty
Crime News

Two former Maine cops get jail time for killing porcupines with batons while on duty

(The AEGIS Alliance) – A couple of ex-Maine police officers got jail time for brutally beating porcupines with their police batons until they died while on the job.31-year-old Michael Rolerson…
Federal Judge Blocks Keystone XL Pipeline’s Construction
Activism

Federal Judge Blocks Keystone XL Pipeline’s Construction

(The AEGIS Alliance) – The pipeline would span 1,184 miles, capable of transporting upwards of 830,000 barrels of crude oils a day from the province of Alberta in Canada and…
Iceberg-Shaped Floating Skyscraper Purifies Air, zaps carbon dioxide into fresh, breathable air
Environment

Iceberg-Shaped Floating Skyscraper Purifies Air, zaps carbon dioxide into fresh, breathable air

(The AEGIS Alliance) – The “Heal-Berg” a futuristic skyscraper, just maybe the subsequent generation of sustainable construction. This iceberg-shaped style for a floating skyscraper will heal the Earth by zapping carbon dioxide and transforming…
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