IN JUST ONE DECADE, CORPORATIONS DESTROYED 50 MILLION HECTARES OF FOREST—AN AREA THE SIZE OF SPAIN

by Jessica Corbett, Common Dreams Waking Times Major corporations involved with commodities like beef, palm oil, and soya pledged in 2010 to end deforestation over the next decade—but instead of fulfilling that promise, a new Greenpeace International analysis found the companies are set to destroy at least 50 million hectares of forest worldwide by 2020. “Our message to companies is simple: evolve your business to prevent climate and ecological breakdown.” —Anna Jones, Greenpeace U.K.That estimate—the environmental advocacy group noted in a statement announcing its Countdown to Extinction report (pdf) Tuesday—is comparable to the size of Spain. It is also “a conservative estimate,” the group said, based … Continue reading IN JUST ONE DECADE, CORPORATIONS DESTROYED 50 MILLION HECTARES OF FOREST—AN AREA THE SIZE OF SPAIN

BIGGEST UNDERCOVER DAIRY INVESTIGATION UNVEILS HORRIFIC ABUSE AT ‘DISNEYLAND’ OF FARMS

Mandy Froelich, Truth Theory Waking Times Fair Oaks Farm, located in Fair Oaks, Indiana, was once dubbed the “Disneyland of agricultural tourism,” according to The Associated Press. But, this title is now under review following the release of undercover footage by the animal rights group Animal Recovery Mission (ARM). The pursuit was reportedly the “largest undercover dairy investigation in history” and resulted in a number of shocking discoveries. EcoWatch reports that mid-June, the ARM released footage of the farm which is one of the largest dairy farms in the US. The farm produces the Fairlife milk brand in conjunction with Coca-Cola, reports The Indianapolis Star. Furthermore, the farm is a … Continue reading BIGGEST UNDERCOVER DAIRY INVESTIGATION UNVEILS HORRIFIC ABUSE AT ‘DISNEYLAND’ OF FARMS

DEFORESTATION OF BRAZILIAN AMAZON RAINFOREST SURGES TO RECORD HIGH, FURTHER DEVASTATION LOOMS

by Elias Marat, TMU Waking Times The Brazilian Amazon rainforest has suffered a surge in deforestation in recent months, reaching unprecedented levels in May as Brazil’s far-right government under President Jair Bolsonaro continues to grant free license to illegal logging, farming and mining activities in once-protected lands.According to data from the government’s satellite monitoring agency, the Brazilian Amazon lost about 285 square miles in May, which is equivalent to two football fields every minute, the Guardian reports. May marks the beginning of the dry season, when most forest clearance and burning takes place. May’s 285 square miles adds to a loss of over 837 … Continue reading DEFORESTATION OF BRAZILIAN AMAZON RAINFOREST SURGES TO RECORD HIGH, FURTHER DEVASTATION LOOMS

FEMALE BOAT CAPTAIN FACING 20 YEARS IN PRISON FOR RESCUING DROWNING REFUGEES

by John Vibes, Truth Theory Waking Times Pia Klemp, a 35 year old German boat captain, is facing up to 20 years in prison for rescuing refugees who were drowning in the Mediterranean Sea. Klemp is accused by authorities in Italy, for “assisting in illegal immigration,” and if convicted, she will serve her sentence in an Italian prison. Klemp works with a charity called Sea-Watch that conducts rescue missions for people who are stranded in the Mediterranean Sea. The vast majority of the people who are rescued in these missions are refugees coming from Africa and the Middle East. However, … Continue reading FEMALE BOAT CAPTAIN FACING 20 YEARS IN PRISON FOR RESCUING DROWNING REFUGEES

LGBT horrors: Lesbians stab innocent nine-year-old son to death after trying to make him “transgender” by cutting off his genitals at home

 by: Ethan Huff (Natural News) Just in time for Pride Month, a pair of lesbians from Brazil celebrated their “true selves” by murdering their nine-year-old son, whom one year prior they tried to make “transgender” by forcibly cutting off the now-deceased boy’s private parts and carving a makeshift vagina in its place. The horrific event took place less than one month after Natural News editor Mike Adams publicly predicted this new wave of “LGBT progressivism horrors,” precisely describing that “progressive” parents would begin physically maiming their own babies to slice of their gender organs. That prediction, detailed in this article on Natural News, … Continue reading LGBT horrors: Lesbians stab innocent nine-year-old son to death after trying to make him “transgender” by cutting off his genitals at home

Top vets urge dog lovers to stop buying pugs and bulldogs

Pugs and bulldogs are incredibly trendy, but experts have massive animal welfare concerns about these genetically manipulated breeds. by JANA ROOSE Pugs, Frenchies, boxers, shih-tzus and other flat-faced dog breeds have been trending for at least the last decade. Higher visibility (usually in a celebrity’s handbag), an increase in city living (smaller dogs for smaller homes), and possibly even the fine acting of Frank the Pug in 1997’s Men in Black may be the cause. These small, specialty pure breeds are seen as the pinnacle of cuteness – they have friendly personalities, endearing odd looks, and are perfect for Stranger Things video montages. … Continue reading Top vets urge dog lovers to stop buying pugs and bulldogs

NEW BILL WOULD SEE CONVICTED ANIMAL ABUSERS DISPLAYED IN ONLINE REGISTRY

by Elias Marat, TMU Waking Times A bipartisan bill introduced in North Carolina would create an online registry of residents convicted of abusing animals, with their photos and names on display for at least two years. The bill, titled the North Carolina Abuser Registry Act and introduced by North Carolina Sens. Floyd McKissick (D-Durham) and Danny Britt (R-Robeson), would see the state’s Department of Public Safety create a public online registry that would display a mug shot of the abuser from their time of booking, their full name and other identifying information. The registry would work in a similar manner to … Continue reading NEW BILL WOULD SEE CONVICTED ANIMAL ABUSERS DISPLAYED IN ONLINE REGISTRY