Eye on the Amazon
  • <em>Why</em> Big Oil, <em>Why Not</em> What We Love?

    Why Big Oil, Why Not What We Love?

    February 12, 2015 – Tomorrow in the US and as part of Global Divestment Day thousands of activists around the world will be calling on governments, universities, places of worship, and in some cases, their own families, to pull their investments from the fossil fuel companies that are threatening the future of life on Earth.

  • Marching for Real Climate Leadership in Our Oakland Backyard

    Marching for Real Climate Leadership in Our Oakland Backyard

    February 11, 2015 – Amazon Watch, allies, friends and wee ones joined some 8,000 mostly Californians in downtown Oakland over the weekend to call for an end to the state’s use of fracking and to demand stronger leadership on combating climate change within a climate justice framework.

  • Oil in the Peruvian Amazon: A 2015 Panorama

    Oil in the Peruvian Amazon: A 2015 Panorama

    February 6, 2015 – Once again, the most prolific oil complex in Peru's Amazon region has exploded with local indigenous protests, grinding oil production to a halt. Both Achuar & Kichwa indigenous communities have risen up, stopping roughly 3,100 barrels/day of oil production.

  • Reflections on the Xingu: A Campaigner's Return to the Amazon

    Reflections on the Xingu: A Campaigner's Return to the Amazon

    February 3, 2015 – The battle against Belo Monte is far from over, as last week's protests illustrate. Many lessons have been learned, steeling resistance and resilience for the coming clash over the government's plans to wreck the spectacular Tapajós.

  • Chevron Crowned World’s Worst!

    Chevron Crowned World’s Worst!

    January 27, 2015 – Last Friday Amazon Watch returned to Davos to attend the 16th and final Public Eye Award ceremony where the international web community awarded Chevron the Lifetime Award for its disaster in Ecuador and subsequent efforts to evade responsibility.

  • Looking Back in Brazil, Onward in 2015!

    Looking Back in Brazil, Onward in 2015!

    January 20, 2015 – As 2015 kicks off, it's important to reach out to our supporters and followers and to take a moment to assess our work last year and take a peek at the year to come.

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