Indigenous leaders beg US firms to stop supporting deforestation

  1. I go back and forth regularly between “the environmental crisis that we’re dealing with today is the result of a couple US elections that went the wrong way, in great part due to racist voter suppression” and “the environmental crisis is fundamental to human nature or indeed is fundamental to a godless Universe comprising finite and isolated star systems.”

  2. I'm just infinitely curious about their end game, what do they honestly think is going to happen when global warming does occur because of them? I mean, do you think that if they throw enough money at everything that they're going to be fine? man all I know is that in each and every ecosystem when something happens and it's turned up on on its head the top apex predators or the one percent always go first.

  3. I go back and forth regularly between “the environmental crisis that we’re dealing with today is the result of a couple US elections that went the wrong way, in great part due to racist voter suppression” and “the environmental crisis is fundamental to human nature or indeed is fundamental to a godless Universe comprising finite and isolated star systems.”

  4. I think you would have to abolish the Fiduciary Duty laws for corporations to even have the ability to stop supporting it. They are legally obligated under fiduciary duty to legally do anything they can to make as much money as possible. Basically because it generates taxable revenue. If the countries that have rain forests made it illegal or if the US government were to abolish fiduciary duty laws then they would be in a position to stop.

  5. This is not true. They have a duty to act in the interest of the corporation and shareholders, but that does not mean they have a duty to make as much money as possible at the expense of everything and everyone else.

  6. If you had the ability to click on the link and read you would notice that this is about the Amazon rain forest

  7. Yes, in the US and most Western countries Forest have made pretty crazy gains, especially in the realm of renewable forest used for logging / regrow cycle operations.

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