Activists in the US have been working to safeguard valuable environmental science data which they believe to be at risk with a climate change denier in the White House. MORGAN CURRIE and BRITT PARIS look at what has happened to the data since president Donald Trump took office
The US authorities have allowed Formosa Plastics and other chemicals corporations to poison the waterways of the Texas Gulf Coast for decades. When local shrimp-boat operator Diane Wilson found out what was going on she single-handedly set about forcing Formosa to clean up its act.
The ongoing battle between US tree-sitters and North America’s big logging firms pitches some of the world’s most determined activists against some of its most ruthless corporations. It is a battle that the tree-sitters simply must not lose.