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Environmental Exploitation



The environmental exploitation of ecosystems by humans deeply affects our food, health, air and water quality, plant and animal diversity, and much more. Low-income and impoverished communities and communities of color are especially hard-hit while the global trend strains natural resources as wealthy communities continue to demand a higher standard of living. This has led to some irreversible loss and destruction of our natural resources, such as trees, fossil fuels, sand, and water, calling for a closer look at sustainability, conservation, environmental education and aid, and power and system shifts.

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Vandana Shiva: We Must Fight Back Against the 1 Percent to Stop the Sixth Mass Extinction

New research finds at least a third of the Himalayan ice cap will melt by the end of the century due to climate change, even if the world’s most ambitious environmental reforms are implemented.

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Silent Spring

First published by Houghton Mifflin in 1962, Silent Spring alerted a large audience to the environmental and human dangers of indiscriminate use of pesticides, spurring revolutionary changes in the laws affecting our air, land, and water.

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Monsanto and the Poisonous Cartel of Gmos in India

India is steeped in a synthesized controversy created by Monsanto on the first GMO crop supposedly approved for commercialization.

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FindCenterEarth provides enough to satisfy every man’s needs, but not every man’s greed.

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The Top 4 Crises Facing the World Today | Jared Diamond | Big Think

According to historian Jared Diamond, we currently have four global crises to address: the ongoing threat of nuclear attacks, climate change, running out of resources, and socioeconomic inequality.

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Power Politics

Arundhati Roy, the internationally acclaimed author of The God of Small Things, explores the politics of writing and the human and environmental price of "development" in her latest work, Power Politics.

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James Lovelock: The Earth Is About to Catch a Morbid Fever That May Last as Long as 100,000 Years

Each nation must find the best use of its resources to sustain civilisation for as long as they can.

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FindCenterThe ultimate test of a moral society is the kind of world that it leaves to its children.

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Bill Gates Is Carving Out New Colonies and Is Continuing the Work of Monsanto -Vandana Shiva (India)

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Our Only World: Ten Essays

The planet’s environmental problems respect no national boundaries.

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