21 May '11, 7pm

ACT! Tell Old Forest Loggers/Apologists Including RAN, World Bank UN-REDD+ to End Primary Rainforest Logging #newearth

Rebecca Tarbotton, Rainforest Action Network, Executive Director Dear Ms. Tarbotton, I remain deeply concerned over Rainforest Action Network's continued support of FSC’s primary and old-growth forest logging. The conduct of your organization and staff over the past week+ of protest against your complicity with primary forest logging was very bad indeed. Are denial, censorship and thuggery part of RAN's usual repertoire? Do you contest ~130,000,000 ha of rainforests are being logged with FSC certification, 70% of their total timbers? Where have you been the last 18 years - as a founder and member of FSC - and why has the situation been allowed to get so out of hand? Please provide any links or documents to indicate you have spoken directly within the Environmental Chamber of FSC of which you are a member, and campaigned strongly to end FSC's old forest greenwash, and ful...

Full article: http://www.ecoearth.info/shared/alerts/sendsm.aspx?id=end...

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