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  • Japan to Defy UN Court and Continue Whaling

    Japanese whaling

    There has been disappointing and worrying news today. The Government of Japan has announced that it intends to return to the Southern Ocean to hunt whales in 2015. It has also officially announced that it will again send its factory whaling ship to hunt whales in the North Pacific, although it plans to target fewer whales. Read more


  • Duke Energy Paid No Taxes. How About You?


    We'd like to reflect on just how easy it is to be a major polluter in this country. It seems you can get away with devastating ecosystems and racking up health, environmental, and social costs on ordinary Americans, make enormous profits, all while—get this—paying no taxes.Read more


  • Timber from the Amazon Rife with Fraud

    AmazonOver the past several years Brazil has developed systems to control the flow of illegal timber in the Amazon but unfortunately these systems stop way short of addressing illegality, according to a Brazilian Federal Prosecutor. Read more

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