Chain Reaction #138

Chain Reaction #138, May 2020. National magazine of Friends of the Earth Australia. 

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Regular Items

Friends of the Earth Australia News

Friends of the Earth International News


Australia's Black Summer

Australia's bushfire debates ‒ Cam Walker

Bushfire resilient land and climate care ‒ David Holmgren

Droughts, floods and fires: where does water fit in the climate crisis? ‒ Charlotte Borthwick

Genetic Engineering

'Miracle cows' highlight the risks of gene editing ‒ Louise Sales

The cautionary tale of some gene edited cattle ‒ Jonathan Latham


COVID-19 crisis is a wake-up call for system change ‒ Friends of the Earth International

Open Letter: Fund Aboriginal Responses to COVID-19

Coronavirus in the media

Climate & Energy

Towards a national offshore wind strategy for climate action: Opportunities and challenges ‒ Pat Simons

$2 billion for Coal Seam Gas expansion in NSW ‒ Kristine Philipp

Playing politics on climate action? ‒ Tony Webb

Friends of the Earth present to Vic parliamentary inquiry into community action on climate ‒ Leigh Ewbank

How can public transport help with climate change? ‒ Tsz Ying Sheung

Climate Bills in federal parliament

How can we transition the fossil gas industry? ‒ Jim Crosthwaite

Other Articles

Australian nuclear dump decision trashes indigenous peoples' rights ‒ Jim Green and Michele Madigan

Acting up! Recording FoE's 45 years of creative resistance ‒ Em Gayfer

Another Amazonian Indigenous leader is murdered in Brazil ‒ Amazon Watch

A major scorecard gives the health of Australia's environment less than 1 out of 10

World leaders urged to 'step back from precipice' of ecological ruin

Sand mining industry fuelling murders, mafias and ecological devastation ‒ Anna Kelsey-Sugg and Taryn Priadko

Australia's SolGold pushes ahead in Ecuador despite unrest ‒ Rainforest Action Group

All roads lead to lead: the fight for clean water in a Tasmanian town ‒ Tim Slade