Environment

Sioux Tribal President Declares Keystone XL Pipeline An “Act Of War”

Sioux Tribal President Declares Keystone XL Pipeline An “Act Of War”

This week, in Rosebud South Dakota, the Rosebud Sioux Tribal President made an official announcement, stating that the Rosebud Sioux Tribe considers the laying of the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline through their lands to be an “act of war.” The announcement comes just hours after the U.S. House of Representatives voted for the completion of […]

Watch How Governments Attack Protesters To Defend Corporate Oil Giants

Shocking footage emerged today of the Spanish navy protecting an oil tanker in the Canary islands, where Greenpeace were protesting drilling in the area. One girl, a 23 year-old Italian, fell overboard when the navy´s speedboat rammed their dinghy at speed. She can be heard screaming as she falls overboard and breaks her leg in […]

Harley-Davidson Challenges Bikers To Plant 50 Million Trees Worldwide

Harley-Davidson Challenges Bikers To Plant 50 Million Trees Worldwide

A group called “The Nature Conservancy” has teamed up with Harley-Davidson for a new program called Renew the Ride, which hopes to plant 50 million trees worldwide in the next ten years. According to a press release published this week, Harley-Davidson has challenged its owners and dealers to dedicate time, donations and organizational efforts to […]

World’s First Hemp Airplane Planned For Flight Next Year

World’s First Hemp Airplane Planned For Flight Next Year

A company called Hempearth is currently working on the world’s first hemp airplane, and founder Derek Kesek says that the aircraft will be ready for its first voyage next year. Kesek recently told The Star newspaper that at least 75 percent of the plane will be made from hemp, instead of fiberglass. The wings, seats, […]

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