Eye on the Amazon
  • Voices from Ecuador Echo in New York

    Voices from Ecuador Echo in New York

    September 20, 2014 – "We have to free ourselves from our addiction to oil. If we want to take on climate change, we can't continue extracting, consuming, looking for more oil and sacrificing more [indigenous] territories," said said Esperanza Martinez, founder and president of Acción Ecológica in an interview with Naomi Klein in New York City.

  • Why I March: We Need to Leave the Oil in the Ground!

    Why I March: We Need to Leave the Oil in the Ground!

    September 19, 2014 – If we continue preying on the Earth under the banner of the oil economy, we put at risk both our lives and that of the planet. Mother Earth is tired of so much abuse and ill-treatment. Now is the time to put on the brakes, to say, "this is the limit, we can't continue this way."

  • Keep the Oil in the Ground!

    Keep the Oil in the Ground!

    September 18, 2014 – Our future is in peril and the changing climate is a key indicator. Scientists warn us that global warming is spiraling out of control which is why we need to see immediate action now. As the Amazon basin is a keystone area in combating climate change, preserving this region is essential for humanity's survival.

  • Defend Mother Earth: March to Demand Action on Climate!

    Defend Mother Earth: March to Demand Action on Climate!

    September 11, 2014 – On Sunday, September 21st march in New York City or in your community to demand action for climate justice, for Mother Earth, for our shared future. To change this dangerous trajectory we're on – to bend the course of history – we need everyone on board.

  • With Deep Gratitude

    With Deep Gratitude

    September 10, 2014 – The last eighteen years have been an incredible journey. Together we have helped protect millions of acres of pristine rainforest and have stood with indigenous peoples as they fought for and strengthened their rights. With our partners, we have won globally significant victories for rainforests and corporate accountability.

  • Solutions or Bust

    Solutions or Bust

    Indigenous Amazonian communities in Peru intend to block new oil bids failing immediate government action to solve problems of four decades of exploitation and contamination

    September 3, 2014 – Last week, indigenous women sent a clear message to visiting government officials: If there is no real movement toward solutions to the appalling contamination in their territories, then there will be no more bidding on the oil under their territories.

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