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Indonesian parliament to probe pulpwood firm’s dispute with Indigenous group

Indonesian lawmakers want pulp and paper executives to explain the recent jailing of an Indigenous farmer who cut pulpwood trees on disputed land.

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Traditional villages dread living in shadow of Amazon tailings dams

The Brazilian riverine communities of Boa Nova and Saracá say they've endured decades of environmental harm from bauxite mining.

Brazilian meatpacker expands with World Bank funding but fails to reduce impacts in the Amazon

The International Finance Corporation injected $85 million into Minerva, even though it was aware that the company’s activities involved deforestation, child labor and land conflict risks. In recent years, Minerva has become Latin America’s largest meat exporter. But doubts remain over whether it has strictly complied with envi-ronmental and social compensation guidelines specified in its contract.
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Prosecutors target Brazil’s environment minister over dismantling of protections

Censorship, persecution, and dismissals of supervisors have become the norm in Brazil's environmental agencies since Jair Bolsonaro took office.

Neil Gorsuch affirms that treaties with Tribal Nations are the law

In upholding the Muscogee (Creek) Nation’s treaty-guaranteed lands, the justices did something simple but unexpected.

The limits of Democrats’ climate progress

The Unity Task Force climate recommendations are a huge improvement on policy proposals last election cycle. Now what?
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By many calculations, LNG is a fail for BC: Report

The math for liquefied natural gas is bad on emissions, revenues, jobs, even offsetting coal in China, finds a new study.
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Four of the fellows who participated in the program this year will discuss their ongoing research, activism, and experiences with publishing their ideas in the public sphere.

The dangers of opinion masquerading as fact in science journals: Jerrold J. Heindel

A call for unbiased, honest science in peer-reviewed journals.

Beyond the “silver lining” of emissions reductions: Clean energy takes a COVID-19 hit

With job loss and stifled development in the renewable energy sector, economists, politicians, and advocates say policy action is necessary to stay on track.

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