© Jose Luis Magana / Greenpeace
Greenpeace, as part of a coalition of individual skippers, peoples and groups including te Whānau ā Apanui, Te Rarawa, and the Nuclear Free Seas Flotilla, will return to Petrobras’ seismic testing zone today. Why? To try and stop not one but two disasters from occurring …
Often an account of a tragedy or a disaster will quote a victim as saying something like “it’s the sort of thing you read about happening to other people, but I never thought it would happen to me.”
It’s probably the human condition – to think the worst luck will always be shouldered by someone else.
For those of us who live in New Zealand, that’s usually true. Like Australia, or perhaps even more so, we really are the lucky country.
There are however exceptions to that rule, as Febr... Read more >