Rights of Nature & Mother Earth: Sowing seeds of resistance, love and change.

Rights of Nature & Mother Earth: Sowing seeds of resistance, love and change.

Edited by Shannon Biggs and Tom BK Goldtooth Movement Rights, Indigenous Environmental Network and Global Exchange are proud to announce the release of their new report for the Paris climate talks! Edited by Shannon Biggs and Tom BK Goldtooth, this report, “Rights of Nature & Mother Earth: Sowing seeds of resistance, love and change” isContinue Reading Rights of Nature & Mother Earth: Sowing seeds of resistance, love and change.

WildLaw Published in Turkish

WildLaw Published in Turkish

by Cormac Cullinan “The legal, political and economic systems of contemporary industrialized societies are not only failing to prevent the destruction and degradation of Nature, and with it the well-being of future generations, they encourage and legitimize that destruction. Cullinan argues that the survival of life on Earth—including humans—requires us to fundamentally alter our understandingContinue Reading WildLaw Published in Turkish

Maude Barlow joins Global Alliance Executive Committee

Maude Barlow joins Global Alliance Executive Committee

The Global Alliance for the Rights of Nature is pleased to announce that Maude Barlow has joined the Executive Committee representing North America. Maude is the National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians and chairs the board of Washington-based Food and Water Watch. She is a board member of the San Francisco–based International Forum onContinue Reading Maude Barlow joins Global Alliance Executive Committee

Global Rights of Nature Summit and Public Tribunal

Global Rights of Nature Summit and Public Tribunal

NEWS RELEASE CONTACT: Robin R. Milam Immediate Release: January 8, 2014 530.272.4322/Nature@TheRightsofNature.org  GLOBAL ALLIANCE FOR THE EMERGENT “RIGHTS OF NATURE” MOVEMENT TO HOLD ITS FIRST INTERNATIONAL SUMMIT FOLLOWED BY A PUBLIC TRIBUNAL OF ACTUAL CASES OTAVALO & QUITO, ECUADOR: JANUARY 13-17, 2014 Key leaders of the emergent nature rights movement are holding an international summitContinue Reading Global Rights of Nature Summit and Public Tribunal

Spiritual Ecology: The Cry of the Earth

Spiritual Ecology: The Cry of the Earth

The Global Peace Initiative of Women announces the recent release of Spiritual Ecology:  The Cry of the Earth, a collection of essays edited by Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee and presented as a spiritual response to our present ecological crisis. “Our present ecological crisis is the greatest man-made disaster this planet has ever faced. Its accelerating climate change,Continue Reading Spiritual Ecology: The Cry of the Earth

Toxic Chemicals in the Exploration and Production of Gas from Unconventional Sources

Toxic Chemicals in the Exploration and Production of Gas from Unconventional Sources

National Toxics Network produced a report Toxic Chemicals in the Exploration and Production of Gas from Unconventional Sources in April 2013 for those interested in learning more about toxic chemicals used in the exploration and production of gas from “unconventional sources” such as shale deposits, coal seams, tight sandstones,methane hydrates and underground coal gasification. NaturalContinue Reading Toxic Chemicals in the Exploration and Production of Gas from Unconventional Sources

United Natures – A United Nations of All Species

United Natures – A United Nations of All Species

Just released!  United Natures – a United Nations of all species movie An indepth documentary feature film on the Universal Declaration of the Rights of Mother Earth, earth jurisprudence, philosophy, permaculture, spirituality and a neo-indigenous future for humanity released on June 1st 2013. Directed and produced by Peter Charles Downey, United Natures stars some of theContinue Reading United Natures – A United Nations of All Species

Short Circuit Report – the True Cost of Our Electronic Gadgets

Short Circuit Report – the True Cost of Our Electronic Gadgets

Gaia Foundation, ABN, and allies have just launched Short Circuit Report:  The Lifecycle of our Electronic Gadgets and the True Cost to Earth A new report launched by The Gaia Foundation, African Biodiversity Network (ABN), and allies, exposes the social and ecological atrocities and the toxic legacy of gadgets such as smartphones and laptops. FromContinue Reading Short Circuit Report – the True Cost of Our Electronic Gadgets