Strange bedfellows: McDonald’s, Greenpeace, and the Amazon rainforest

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Strange bedfellows: McDonald’s, Greenpeace, and the Amazon rainforest

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Here’s an article in the Washington Post about our campaign against Amazon destruction through soy plantations. Some of you may remember us locking horns with McDonald’s in the “McAmazon” campaign; this is a nice glimpse of what was going on…  Read more »

 

Amazon soya campaign wins BBC food gong

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Amazon soya campaign wins BBC food gong

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Usually, winning a campaign is good enough in itself but winning an award on top of that has to be the cherry on the cake. Or, in this case, the sesame seeds on top of a squishy white bun…. Read more »

 

Cyberactivists help save Amazon Rainforest

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Cyberactivists help save Amazon Rainforest

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After a lot of pressure from Greenpeace supporters who sent e.mails and letters, McDonald’s has decided not use to chickens that have been fed on soy grown in the deforested areas of the Amazon rainforest. Well this is really… Read more »

 

KFC = Klearing Forest for Chickens

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KFC = Klearing Forest for Chickens

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As we revealed in early April, McDonald’s have been implicated in the clearance of the Amazon rainforest to grow soya for animal feed and, thanks to the thousands of emails and letters you sent, they’re talking to us about… Read more »

 

Amazonia is burning for our food

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Amazonia is burning for our food

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© Greenpeace / Andreas Varnhorn 28 May 2006, Frankfurt, Germany “Amazonia is burning for our food”. 300 Greenpeace activists covering 2000 trees with flame posters to demonstrate against destructive logging for soya plantations in the Brazilian Amazon area…. Read more »

 via Greenpeace Weblog