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California polluters may soon buy carbon “offsets” from the Amazon — is that ethical?
Environment

California polluters may soon buy carbon “offsets” from the Amazon — is that ethical?

Written by: Maron Greenleaf, Postdoctoral Fellow and Lecturer, Dartmouth College The El Segundo Chevron oil refinery, left, and the Bom Futuro National Forest, right. Pedro Szekely/WikimediaCommons, Reuters/Nacho Doce Fires in the Brazilian Amazon have outraged the world. But what can...

Are the Amazon fires a crime against humanity?
Politics

Are the Amazon fires a crime against humanity?

Written by: Tara Smith, Lecturer in Law, Bangor University Fires in the Brazilian Amazon have jumped 84% during President Jair Bolsonaro’s first year in office and in July 2019 alone, an area of rainforest the size of Manhattan was lost...

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