Tragic trends and how we can do betterHi, fellows. I have read some bad news I feel like I can’t keep to myself because this concerns everyone. It breaks my heart that that something common as increased meat/leather-consumption and mining is what causes the deliberate burning of the Amazon, the so called ’lungs of the world’.. It’s nice to see that some people care for the biosphere and other people.
The rainforest is crucial to Earth’s biosphere as it absorbs 17 percent of the worlds carbon dioxide and produces 20 percent of the oxygen we breathe. In addition to loss of biodiversity and the forests indigenous tribes being threatened, the destruction of the Amazon would mean more carbon dioxide heating up the planet, spreading wastelands and worse weather.
And this horrifying trend in Brazil is exacerbated by an industrialist president that works to weaken ecological protection and has openly expressed hatred towards indigenous people.
What can be done to stop this:
As consumers, we can:
Not buy any Brazilian meat, and any meat you don’t know w