Amazon Watch

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
The Arara people in the Cachoeira Seca Indigenous territory of Brazil now have the highest known Covid-19 infection rate in the Brazilian Amazon, according to Survival International.
"President Bolsonaro is now overseeing the destruction both of a once-thriving people, and the rainforests they managed and looked after for millennia. Brazilian and international solidarity to resist this genocide is desperately needed."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Activists gathered in San Francisco Thursday for a socially distanced protest targeting asset manager BlackRock.
"The time for rhetoric and baby steps is long gone. BlackRock has to make...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Protesters picketing outside a JP Morgan Chase branch on Manhattan in November 2019 as part of a growing national movement to hold the bank accountable for its central role in funding the global fossil fuel industry.
"In this recovery we face a clear choice: bail out the fragile fossil financial...