Tag Archives: Blog Action Day

Human rights and the environment – do trees have rights?

Establishing human rights The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the UN General Assembly in 1948 as a reaction to the Second World War – a pledge to learn from the past and not to visit the horrors … Continue reading

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Climate change – People have a powerful voice – we need to use it to protect ancient woodland

The recent announcement about Kingsnorth has been welcomed by environmentalists, green activists and sensible people everywhere.  There is no doubt that without the questions, debate and delays brought about by the huge opposition to this proposed new coal fired power station, it … Continue reading

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