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  • McFonterra

    Blogpost by Phil - September 1, 2009 at 8:11 2 comments

    I wonder what the powers that be at McDonalds are making of our recent expose on Fonterra’s role in rainforest destruction in Indonesia and Malaysia.

    According to yesterday’s Herald, Fonterra supplies a quarter of McDonalds’ dairy needs.

    Fonterra’s imag... Read more >

  • Back in the Pacific defending the fish

    Blogpost by nick - September 1, 2009 at 6:35

    Watch the action through the onboard web cam. Read more >

  • Why we went to jail for the climate

    Blogpost by nick - September 1, 2009 at 6:15 1 comment

    Fed up with their Governments empty talk on climate change, six Greenpeace activists in India did something to a coal-power plant in 2007. They were arrested and thrown into jail. Two years later, this is their story, in their own words.

    Read more >

  • Down with that cheeky carbon stuff!

    Blogpost by Dan Huffer - August 31, 2009 at 15:06

    My name is Dan - and I do this thing called Huffer - and we have partnered with Greenpeace, and their SIGN ON campaign to help encourage John Key to commit to 40% lower emissions from this killer country called:

    DanNew Zealand.

    I am super enthused about... Read more >

  • PKE – good buy or good bye?

    Blogpost by Phil - August 31, 2009 at 14:42 1 comment

    A lot has been written about palm kernel based animal feed over the last week since we exposed Fonterra’s ties to rainforest destruction in Indonesia and Malaysia.

    I’ve just spent the last couple of hours reading most of the media clippings and it adds... Read more >

  • The countdown to Copenhagen

    Blogpost by Nick Young - August 31, 2009 at 8:11

    There are now less than 100 days remaining until the UN Climate Summit in Copenhagen, where urgent action is needed by world leaders in order to save our climate. As the clock ticks, the cry for urgent action all over the world grows louder every day.... Read more >

  • Putting a brothel in the church

    Blogpost by geoff - August 28, 2009 at 16:38 6 comments

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    Every now and then something really surprising happens.  Yesterday was one of those days when news broke that the Government wants to open National Parks, Marine Reserves and Wildlife Sanctuaries to mining. It’s a bit like putting a brothel in a churc... Read more >

  • 100,000 Sign Ons milestone reached. 100 Days to go

    Blogpost by Gareth Hughes - August 28, 2009 at 15:10

    We've hit the 100,000 plus figure and you can look above to see how high it is now (and growing). It's around three months ago since we launched the Sign On campaign at Lucy Lawless' place, so 100,000 in three months isn't too bad.

    In fact, it's more ... Read more >

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