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Do the manifestos commit to end ocean plastics?.

All rights reserved. Credit: Kajsa Sjolander / Greenpeace No matter which party possible MPs belong to, or which constituency they are campaigning to represent, they all have a responsibility to help end ocean plastics.A rubbish truck's worth of plastic is entering the ocean every single minute, with devastating impacts for ...

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In Pictures: Celebrating the World's Plant and Animal Life on International Day for Biological Diversity.

All rights reserved. Credit: Kajsa Solander/ Greenpeace Puffins on the Isle of May Image caption: Puffins on the Isle of May Every year on the 22nd May the diversity of our natural world is celebrated. Whether you pay extra attention to the insects crawling in your garden or join a local group to help with a park or beach ...

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Berlin and Beijing United on Climate in the Age of Trump.

GreenpeaceGerman Environmental Minister Barbara Hendricks and Chinese Special Climate Envoy Xie Zhenhua jointly held a press conference at the opening of the Petersberg Climate Dialogue, where the two ministers stressed the importance of implementing the Paris commitments and urged the US to stay in the Paris Climate ...

- Common Dreams - US

Greenpeace Activist who Damaged Nazca Lines Sentenced to 2 Years of Prison.

Many feel that Wolfgang Sadik was let off too easy after harming one of the most iconic pieces of Cultural Patrimony.

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What do we think - the Conservative party manifesto.

All rights reserved. Credit: Greenpeace By Rebecca Newsom and Rosie Rogers Yesterday, the Conservative Party launched their manifesto for the General Election on 8th June. Here is Greenpeace's analysis of the good, the bad and the missing aspects of the manifesto in relation to the issues that are important to us and ...

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Onboard the Beluga II.

All rights reserved. Credit: Kajsa Sjölander / Greenpeace Marcela onboard the Beluga II Image caption: Marcela onboard the Beluga II Last week I had the privilege to sail along the east coast of Scotland on board Greenpeace's ship the Beluga II. This is the start of a two-month expedition documenting and investigating the ...

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Greenpeace asks Alberta regulator to halt Kinder Morgan Canada IPO.

CALGARY, Alberta - Environmental group Greenpeace on Thursday asked the Alberta securities regulator to halt Kinder Morgan's initial public offering of its Canadian business until the company disclosed climate-related risks to potential investors.

- Reuters - US

What do we think - the Labour party manifesto.

All rights reserved. Credit: Jiri Rezac | Greenpeace UK Greenpeace peaceful protest against Fracking Image caption: Greenpeace peaceful protest against Fracking By Rebecca Newsom and Rosie Rogers Yesterday, the Labour Party launched their manifesto for the General Election on 8th June. Here is Greenpeace's analysis of the ...

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Greenpeace says Canadian forestry lawsuit aims to silence critics.

Greenpeace launched a campaign Tuesday to denounce a major Canadian forestry company's lawsuit against the group -- the latest shot in a longstanding dispute between them. The multimillion dollar lawsuit that Resolute Forest Products filed against Greenpeace last year is "aimed at muzzling civil society" and "intimidating ...

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Resolute's U.S. lawsuit against Greenpeace moved to California.

Court found Resolute failed to show why suit should be held in Georgia

- The Globe and Mail - CA

Greenpeace says Canadian forestry lawsuit aims to silence critics.

Greenpeace on Tuesday urged major publishing houses to not buy paper from a major Canadian forestry company that is suing the activist group.

- PhysOrg - NL

Dead whale fake but plastic pollution killing the sea real, says Greenpeace

A seaside community in Naic town, Cavite province woke up to the grim sight of a 15-meter-long whale lying dead on the shore with its guts spilling out. The post Dead whale fake but plastic pollution killing the sea real, says Greenpeace appeared first on Inquirer News.

- Philippine Daily Inquirer - PH

6 ways corporate lawsuits kill free speech

Free speech is a right. So how can a corporation possibly stop you from speaking out? Using a legal tactic called a SLAPP, corporations like the massive Canadian logging company, Resolute Forest Products, are attempting to crack down on free speech by suing their critics into submission.Resolute has filed two lawsuits — ...

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Greenpeace Responds to Bumble Bee Guilty Plea on Canned Tuna Price Fixing

GreenpeaceThe Justice Department announced today that Bumble Bee has agreed to plead guilty to one count of fixing the prices of canned tuna sold in the United States and pay a $25 million criminal fine.  In response to the news, Greenpeace Oceans Campaigner Graham Forbes said: 

- Common Dreams - US

Saving Dvinsky Forest: If companies don't act, customers will

Speaking truth to corporations has been the backbone of Greenpeace's global forest campaign for over two decades. Putting pressure on companies buying products from forest destruction has successfully helped protect the Great Bear Rainforest in Canada, create moratoria on deforestation due to soya and cattle expansion in ...

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The beauty of West Africa's ocean is overwhelming

Sailing across the nutrient rich waters of the West African Atlantic Ocean these past two months, I have been lucky enough to see an incredible array of wildlife. Whales, dolphins and pelicans, I have met them all in this trip. And I was just as thrilled to encounter smaller animals like flying fish and gannets, and to ...

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Breaking news: We're blocking Cuadrilla's fracking site

All rights reserved. Credit: Jiri Rezac | Greenpeace UK Peaceful protest at Cuadrilla Fracking site Image caption: Peaceful protest at Cuadrilla Fracking site Most of Gill's early mornings are spent travelling to her job as a costume designer from her home in Blackpool. But this morning was a little different. Today, Gill ...

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Major palm oil company promises to protect forests

All rights reserved. Credit: Marten van Dijl / Greenpeace Last year, activists blocked palm oil trader IOI's refinery in Rotterdam. Now the company has made new commitments to protect forests Image caption: Last year, activists blocked palm oil trader IOI's refinery in Rotterdam. Now the company has made new commitments to ...

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