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    Brazil's president  views the 15% national territory — marked indigenous — as “isolated, exploited, and manipulated by NGOs."

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 18, 2019, 8:42 AM EDT
  • April 22, 2014 is Earth Day -- a day when the entire world demonstrates its support of environmental protection. In advance of Earth Day Blouin News spoke to Jeffery Sachs, Director of the Earth Institute, and a Senior U.N. Advisor, about climate change and the status of the global fight against it.

    The world-renowned thinker says it's not just up to political leaders to take a stand on carbon emissions, recycling, and awareness.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 23, 2014, 11:05 AM EDT