Don’t blame climate change for the 39,000 forest fires now incinerating huge tracts of the Brazilian Amazon. This environmental catastrophe is human-made and highly political. [Read now...]
Rainforest species didn’t co-evolve with fire – and even a low intensity wildfire can kill half the trees. [Read now...]
The Amazon is burning at record levels, and land clearing is to blame. The good news: we already know what we need to do to stop it. [Read now...]
Amazon wins ‘.amazon’ domain name, aggravating South American region and undermining digital commons.
Who has the right to use an Amazon domain name? The people who live there or a company with the same name? [Read now...]
Brazilian universities fear Bolsonaro plan to eliminate humanities and slash public education budgets.
Brazil’s new president was elected on promises to radically restructure Brazil. But proposed education spending cuts and curricular changes have students and teachers marching in the streets. [Read now...]
From the inauguration of Jair Bolsonaro to the upcoming Indian election, 2019 is set to be an eventful year. [Read now...]
What does it say when Brazil’s new president has a guru with especially tough views against globalism, Islam, communists and the leftist sphere? [Read now...]