Enjoy the Deforestation, Brazil!

A curious but very interesting article in today’s Financial Times reporting what seems to be the potential demise of Brazil’s Amazon rain forest at the hands of the country’s new President Jair Bolsonaro. According to the FT citing research by Brazil’s space agency, the National Institute for Space Research (INPE): Some 3,170 square kilometres of…

Environmentalists Lose on Two Legal Fronts

Despite the wave of lawsuits from environmentalist organizations in reaction to the Trump Administration’s environmental policies, fortunately, there are (albeit limited) instances where greens have lost. At times governments push back against environmentalists because their policies are will destroy jobs or economic growth. For example, in Massachusetts a federal agency disputed claims made by the…

Brazil sacks plan to mine Amazon reserve

Brazilian Greenpeace activists successfully lobbied to prevent the passage of legislation that would repeal a 40 year old ban on mining on land 10,000 miles from Brazil’s western border. Phys.org reveals the region known as Renca, is presently shut off from mining are said to be rich in a number of precious and industrial metals.…

Three battlefronts waged for green jihad

So far there are three other areas where environmentalists that stick out as significant areas of attack on mankind. Their successes mean that environmentalist polices will encroach on our lives in some way down the line if they are not stopped. It is not banter or hype to make this claim since it is a…

Anti-GMO activists destroy eucalyptus experiments in Brazil

Three varieties of new genetically modified version of eucalyptus trees were about to be introduced in Brazil. The Genetic Literacy Project reports that meeting of the Brazil National Biosafety Technical Commission (CTNBio) in Brasilia was held recently to discuss the tree’s introduction when 300 peasants brought in by the neo-communist group La Via Campesina arrived…