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Deforestation rates in the Amazon forest highest in a decade

In 2018, deforestation of the Amazon rainforest has hit its highest rate in a decade. And the recent election of Jair Bolsonaro has NGOs and scientists even more worried...

04/19/2019 6:34 AM
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  • Hamzah R.
    04/19/2019 06:42

    Do something about it then. Plastics in the oceans target the manufacturers Palm oil target the producers of palm oil Etc etc The consumer will buy what is in front of them its a no brainer.

  • Jason R.
    04/19/2019 07:02

    It's heading to a disaster! Stop it!

  • Jody S.
    04/19/2019 07:11

    Another trump...determined to destroy all things living.

  • Dany T.
    04/19/2019 07:36

    Pay them to keep the amazon forest. We are all impacted by the climate changes that less and less trees in that region will produce!

  • Moe W.
    04/19/2019 07:48

    People are planet pigs

  • Victor A.
    04/19/2019 09:41

    Sooner or later this plannet will self destruct due to peoples disrspect and destruction of the environment resulting from the greed for money.

  • Aurora D.
    04/19/2019 10:01

    Short term gain for power.

  • Cody S.
    04/19/2019 11:25

    Millions of animals are being killed.

  • Linda M.
    04/19/2019 11:27

    🤯😥🤑

  • Diana W.
    04/19/2019 12:33

    Jehovah has restoration plans for this planet, the rest of His creations, and plans for those destroying His earth and those who refuse to do His will. Not much longer for both situations.

  • Amira S.
    04/19/2019 13:04

    :(

  • Charo V.
    04/19/2019 14:09

    … and why they allow it? .. who's benefiting out of it? ...

  • James S.
    04/19/2019 15:58

    Back in the 80s a magazine predicted with certainty that the Amazon forest would be completely and utterly gone by 2000. Hmm

  • Heidi B.
    04/19/2019 18:00

    Disgusting.

  • Patricia K.
    04/20/2019 04:45

    Those rain forests are the lungs of our planet. We are ruining our planet

  • David J.
    04/20/2019 07:34

    Another candidate for tarriffs.

  • Fredrik B.
    04/20/2019 08:08

    Brazil can enjoy being a desert later. Hope they don't think their children will get to be environmental refugees.

  • Jimmy S.
    04/20/2019 17:07

    Follow the money ! 🤯

  • Dora C.
    04/21/2019 19:45

    Bolsonaro will destroy the Amazon and its peoples. He’s a fascist just like Dump.

  • Nadhim T.
    04/21/2019 20:04

    Sad 😔 story