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Stop the Brazilian Assault on the Amazon Rainforest

Feature story | November 18, 2008 at 18:00

The Brazilian Congress, influenced by the agribusiness sector, seeks to change the Forest Code in Brazil to open more of the Amazon rainforest to be cleared. Not only will this destroy forested areas in the Amazon no longer protected by the...

United States Forest Service: Only Seeing Trees for their Timber

Feature story | March 31, 2004 at 17:00

Instead of upholding its mission "to sustain the health, diversity and productivity of the nation's forests and grasslands to meet the needs of present and future generations," the U.S. Forest Service is wasting taxpayers' money on logging and...

Greenpeace has launched our second U.S. Forest Rescue Station, intensifying the...

Feature story | August 2, 2004 at 18:00

More than 48 hours after stopping roadbuilding and timber operations near the Finger Point Timber Sale on Kupreanof Island, the last group of seven activists, six of whom are Alaskans, were removed by authorities from a peaceful protest in the...

Judge Reinstates the Clinton-Era Roadless Rule

Feature story | September 19, 2006 at 18:00

A huge victory has been won for America's forests, as a federal judge in California reinstated nearly all of the Clinton-era Roadless Rule. The Bush administration had gutted the plan that protects 58.5 million acres of national forest.

African Students call on World Bank President to save the Congo rainforest

Feature story | October 12, 2008 at 18:00

In his first visit to Washington, DC, 20-year-old Jean-Christian Ebanda from Cameroon delivered a forest petition with 42,000 signatures to the President of the World Bank, Robert Zoellick. He is attending a town hall meeting at the International...

Undercover Investigation Implicates Top Brands Nike, Adidas, and Others in...

Media release | May 31, 2009 at 20:53

A three-year undercover investigation by Greenpeace into Brazil’s booming cattle industry, the single largest source of deforestation in the world and Brazil’s main source of CO2 emissions (1), has found that top name brands are driving the...

Harry Potter Goes Green for World's Ancient Forests

Media release | July 12, 2005 at 18:00

This week, the English language edition of the new J.K. Rowling book, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, hits the bookstores. Greenpeace is commending the Canadian and German publishers for printing the book on ancient-forest-friendly paper.


Image | October 15, 2008 at 18:00

Jean-Christian Ebanda, 20, of Cameroon holds a stack of petitions bearing 42,000 signatures as he addresses the Town Hall meeting at the International Monetary Fund in Washington, D.C., Oct. 9, 2008. Samuel Nguiffo, winner of the Goldman...

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Image | January 16, 2004 at 19:00

More than 1,500 activists recreate Picasso's "Amnistia" to protest the unprecedented prosecution of Greenpeace by the Justice Department.

Greenpeace activist aboard barge carying

Image | November 13, 1996 at 19:00

Greenpeace activist aboard barge carying genetically engineered soya.

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