Eye on the Amazon
  • From Floods to Drought, Brazil's Energy Sector Faces a Catastrophic Year

    From Floods to Drought, Brazil's Energy Sector Faces a Catastrophic Year

    March 13, 2014 – Einstein once said, "We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them." It is evident that the Brazilian government dismisses such wisdom.

  • Profiles: Sônia Guajajara, A Powerful Voice for Brazil’s Indigenous Peoples

    Profiles: Sônia Guajajara, A Powerful Voice for Brazil’s Indigenous Peoples

    March 10, 2014 – Meet Sônia Bone Guajajara, the national coordinator of Brazil's Association of Indigenous Peoples and tireless spokeswoman for the country's indigenous movement. This week she brings this struggle to a growing European public.

  • Amazonas: Guardians of Life

    Amazonas: Guardians of Life

    March 8, 2014 – "We are struggling for Yasuni because it is our home. Correa wouldn't like it if oil companies went to his home and tore it down like they come and cut trees and build roads in our rainforest homes," said Alicia Cahuilla, a courageous Waorani warrior from the Ecuadorian Amazon.

  • In Pictures: "Klamazon" Brings Unity and Hope

    In Pictures: "Klamazon" Brings Unity and Hope

    A recent delegation led by Amazon Watch unites indigenous youth from the Klamath and Xingu rivers

    March 6, 2014 – My journey over the past four years in this fight against the Belo Monte dam has been intense, but accompanying the Klamath delegation to the Xingu brought hope not only to the local populations of the Xingu, but also to myself!

  • "Rivers like the Klamath and the Xingu are the bloodlines of every human on the planet."

    "Rivers like the Klamath and the Xingu are the bloodlines of every human on the planet."

    Indigenous youth unite for rivers

    February 23, 2014 – The Xikrin, Juruna and Arara are not alone in facing threats to their rights and environments. Many more monster dam and mining projects are on the chalkboard for the Amazon.

  • Chevron: "Let Them Eat Pizza!"

    Chevron: "Let Them Eat Pizza!"

    February 19, 2014 – In a move that would make Montgomery Burns proud, Chevron "apologized" to the community for the massive explosion of their fracking well in rural Pennsylvania by offering each affected family a coupon for a free pizza.

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