29 Oct '15, 2am

BREAKING: miniature protests have broken out calling on @LEGO_Group to dump Shell #BlockShell htt…

BREAKING: miniature protests have broken out calling on @LEGO_Group to dump Shell #BlockShell htt…

Today we got the awesome news: after a three-month campaign supported by more than a million people worldwide, LEGO has announced it will not renew its contract with Arctic destroyer Shell. This is fantastic news for LEGO fans and Arctic defenders everywhere. And it’s a huge blow to Shell’s strategy of partnering with beloved brands to clean up its dirty image as an Arctic oil driller. So how did we win this victory for the Arctic? Let’s take a look back at the top five moments of our campaign: 1. The most viral video in Greenpeace history A hot tub, a Game of Thrones character, a very sad polar bear, and the most depressing version of the most upbeat song you’ve ever heard. With massive media attention and almost six million views, the video was briefly taken down from YouTube due to a “copyright” claim, but was reposted after 18 hours of massive public outcry. 2. Childre...

Full article: http://www.greenpeace.org.uk/blog/climate/how-lego-got-aw...

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worldwildlife.org 30 Oct '15, 1am

Nepal, the small Himalayan country that likens itself to a yam caught between two stones with China to the north and India...