Companies cheat the local residents out of land their families have looked after for many generations. The government turns a blind eye to the problems. Is it already too late?Source:
The Indonesian forestry ministry takes land away from a U.N. rainforest preservation project supported by the country’s president and hands it to an oil palm plantation company. Business as usual?
A special report by David Fogarty, Asia Climate Change Correspondent; Olive Rondonuwu and Yayat Supriatna in Jakarta; and Harry Suhartono in Singapore.
SOURCE Reuters 16 August 2011Source: graphics.thomsonreuters.com
Barbie’s no longer glam. She’s now a mad rainforest destroyer! Mattel chose that career path for her. :-/
But you can do something to help stop their madness! Here are some:
• Send a message to Mattel
• Share the video ‘Barbie’s deforestation habit REVEALED!’
• Follow the drama on Twitter and Facebook
• Grab a ‘Barbaric pic’ for your profile
• Join the contest to ‘design a Forest Destroyer look‘ for Barbie (prize is Barbaric t-shirt!)
Know more about it here.