The United Nations Environment Programme estimates that there are 46,000 pieces of plastic litter floating in every square mile of ocean. Plastic bags are modern day tumbleweeds that can be seen floating in the sea and across the land. Although the plastics industry is trying to convince
Support the creation of a Marine Management Area in Nandayure, Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Sustainable fishing of spotted rose snapper. Only artisinal fisheries that don't compromise the reproductive capacity of the spotted rose snapper nor the ecosystem function. No shrimp trawlers, gillnetters,
This is Japan's 5th Olympic bid, since their 1964 Olympics. They are very eager to be selected as Host City again to boost their economy after the devastating tsunami & Fukushima nuclear disaster. By challenging Tokyo's 2020 Olympic bid, it's a demonstration that the world is condemning the
At contact there was 100,000 native peoples of Cowichan Coast Salish Territory during 1900 and by 1925 there was only 25,000 people and now there is only 4,500 members. The native people of Cowichan are becoming systemically wiped out from genocide. We do not want privatization of land sales - the
Cowichan people live in over-crowded conditions, some homes have four generations living under one roof. Allow our Cowichan Tribes members to live in Paldi to remove stress on our households and families. Single people and young families of Cowichan need living accommodations.