|Ayrshire, Scotland. Photo: Kerry McQuaid|
|"The world is in great danger. When trees die, the Earth dies. We will be orphans without a home, lost in the chaos of the storm."
~Kayapo chief Tacuma
"We can no longer plead ignorance... The effects of deforestation have been known since ancient times. Empires from the beginning of civilization to the present have expanded to acquire wood supplies for shipbuilding and fuel for industry, and have collapsed when those wood supplies were depleted."
~Derrick Jensen & George Draffan
Strangely Like War: the Global Assault on Forests
|What you need to know:|
|Strangely like war
Empires & trinkets
Worldwide, forests fall
Cheeseburgers & taxes
Tigers & Viagra
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