Seven ways in which our destruction of the natural world has led to deadly outcomes
Source: What happens when humans meddle with nature? | Environment | The Guardian
“Without wild species, our whole planet unravels,” said one scientist in response to new U.N.-backed report.
Source: Biodiversity Destruction Imperils Natural Species Crucial to Humanity’s Survival
“What more do politicians need to realize that the climate crisis is here and killing us?” asked Sunrise Movement’s leader, urging the president to declare a climate emergency after Hurricane Ida.
Source: After Ida’s Destruction, Sunrise Movement Urges Biden to Declare Climate Emergency | Common Dreams News
Brazil’s largest-ever Indigenous protest came amid efforts by Jair Bolsonaro and his allies to pave the way for industry in the Amazon.
Source: Brazil: Indigenous Fight Against Destruction of the Amazon
Despite its claims to be building democracy in Afghanistan, the US’s War on Terror pushed the country deeper into chaos. The United States should be held fully responsible for this failure by the rest of the world.
Source: The US Is to Blame for the Destruction of Afghanistan
“We can choose to transform this moment into an opportunity to learn from our recent tragic mistakes… We can choose to invest in prevention.”
Source: Global Task Force Says to Stop Next Pandemic Humanity Must End Destruction of Nature | Common Dreams News
“It’s time that the U.S. government take the reins back from Wall Street so we can assure the rapid, justice-centered decarbonization necessary for a livable planet.”
Source: Majority of Voters Want Government to Rein In Wall Street’s Climate Destruction: Poll | Common Dreams News