11 Oct '11, 5pm

Poor in Madagascar see fish plundered for foreign consumption

Poor in Madagascar see fish plundered for foreign consumption

Tea Party rallies in favor of Gibson Guitar, ignores reasons instrument-maker is under investigation (10/10/2011) This weekend around 500 people showed up for a rally and concert in Nashville, Tennessee. The rally was in support of Gibson Guitars, a US-company currently under investigation for allegedly importing illegally logged wood into the country, an action that breaks a recent bipartisan amendment to the Lacey Act. While the Tea Party-affiliated groups that held the rally were expressing frustration with perceived over-regulation by the federal government, the issue at stake—a global effort to help stem illegal logging—was actually overlooked by the organizers. Madagascar asks CITES to regulate rosewood and ebony (09/29/2011) Following a logging crisis in 2009 where a number of Madagascar's remaining forests were illegally cut, the African nation has turned to the Co...

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