22 Jun '12, 7pm

Green Blog: Megastars of the Earth Summit

June 22, 2012, 3:01 pm Stars of the Earth Summit By TAYLOR BARNES Caroline Bennett Raoni Metuktire, 82, center, has led demonstrations against the construction of the Belo Monte dam during the Rio+20 conference. The protest sign addresses Brazil’s president, Dilma Rousseff, who has championed industrial development. “How are you going to look?” it asks. RIO DE JANEIRO — If the Rio+20 conference on sustainable development has been criticized for being short on results, the mega-event has at least made the city a stage for a colorful cast of political and environmental personalities. Absent many of the heavyweights, including President Obama and Angela Merkel, the German chancellor, new faces like Brígida de Souza, a Brazilian feminist, and Erasmus Vinhuyzen, a Dutch seven-month-old, have been the headline makers. Ms. Souza, 22, a lesbian activist from the northeastern state...

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