Who owns nature; a new wave of colonialism

Extraction of natural resources, some would say, has replaced the colonisation of vulnerable and 'undeveloped' countries by Britain and France in the 1800s. Jacques Diouf, head of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, has warned that the world may be slipping into a "neo-colonial" system. 'Resource theft', as environmental campaigners have coined it, involves the land … Continue reading Who owns nature; a new wave of colonialism

The demise of our planet is in your palm

An oil formed by nature and produced for humans...made bad for nature because of humans AND THIS TIME, IT'S NOT MADE FROM FOSSILS “Transparency is the bedrock to a responsible business”-Greenpeace, 2014. Palm Oil; its everywhere, it's destructive like nothing else, but do you know which products in your home contain it? If every time you reached … Continue reading The demise of our planet is in your palm