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The Amazon is burning. We should all care.

http://bangordailynews.com/2019/08/24/opinion/editorials/the-amazon-is-burning-we-should-all-care/The Amazon is burning. Although fires are common in the rainforest every summer, there are nearly twice as many blazes in Brazil this year compared to 2018. So far this year, nearly 73,000 fires have […]

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Brazil's Bolsonaro reverses on Amazon, announces plans to send armed forces to fight wildfires

https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/458666-brazils-bolsonaro-reverses-on-amazon-announces-plans-to-send-armedBrazilian President Jair Bolsonaro reversed course Saturday, saying he plans to send the country’s military to fight raging wildfires in the Amazon.Bolsonaro authorized the troop deployment Saturday morning for the next month in a… Original Title: Brazil's […]