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We like to keep busy here at Stand.earth.

From calling on Levi's and Carnival Corporation to stop using fossil fuels to power their factories and ships, to pushing Starbucks and Charmin to incorporate recycled paper into their coffee cups and toilet paper, to fighting the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure while championing a clean energy future across California, Washington, and British Columbia — we're always up to something. Read our latest blogs and opinion pieces here:

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An aerial shot of a refinery in Whatcom County
12 Nov 2019
By Alex Ramel, Extreme Oil Field Director
Cincinnati protest
28 Oct 2019
By Tegan Hansen, Forest Campaigner, Stand.earth This month, one of the world’s largest consumer goods corporations, Procter & Gamble, hosted its annual shareholder meeting in Cincinnati, Ohio — only to be interrupted by a crowd of forest defenders and environmental activists. P&G, a home goods behemoth that owns brands like Gillette, Tide, Bounty, and Charmin, has recently come under increased scrutiny for sourcing its wood fibre from clearcutting the boreal forest in Canada. 
Risking dangerous oil spills in the Amazon
24 Oct 2019
Indigenous Uprising in Ecuador  - a View from the Ground I was in Ecuador last week to represent Stand.earth at a gathering of indigenous leaders and allies working on strategy development for protecting the Amazon Sacred Headwaters. In the midst of this work, a State of Emergency was put in place given the uprising of indigenous peoples and other social movements who were protesting an austerity package that was put into effect by President Lenin Moreno in connection with loans for restructuring debt from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).   
Protesters stand with a climate emergency banner on Montgomery street in San Francisco
02 Oct 2019
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