_yoast_wpseo_focuskw Greenpeace _yoast_wpseo_linkdex 36 global_modal 37267 _global_modal field_5581d16ada9db _dwls_first_image _yoast_wpseo_title Greenpeace USA _yoast_wpseo_bctitle Home _yoast_wpseo_opengraph-title Greenpeace USA Greenpeace is the care emergency manual sheehys leading independent campaigning organization that uses peaceful direct action and creative communication to expose global environmental problems and to promote solutions that are essential.
We have always had to earn them through organizing, advocating, and protesting.
_narrative field_554d1c4924c2b featured_gallery Array ( 0 52830 1 57040 2 52770 3 47982 4 57857 5 56433 6 58989 7 58608 8 52917 9 48546 ) _featured_gallery field_554e6b43a3fc7 tag_line We Need Your Voice Join Us!For years, Resolute had opportunities to change its ways for the sake of the forest.Ive worked with Greenpeace USA for more than six years._infographic_narrative field_554d1c4924c2b primary_graphic 52806 _primary_graphic field_554d1c8324c2c information Array ( 0 information 1 information 2 information ) _information field_554d1ca324c2d secondary_graphic 52808 _secondary_graphic field_554d1d2124c30 information_0_datum 30M _information_0_datum field_554d1cd224c2e Number of supporters worldwide field_554d1ce524c2f information_1_datum 0 _information_1_datum field_554d1cd224c2e Amount of money we've accepted from corporations field_554d1ce524c2f information_2_datum.We cant allow Resolute to set a new precedent that makes it easier for corporate bullies to sue critics and silence dissent._body field_554d1b057e0cb" Resolute is trying to silence my voice in the fight to protect forests that makes yours even more vital.We reported that Resolute lost several certifications from the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) due to shortcomings around forest protection as described on the FSC-Canada website.Caption id"attachment_58855" align"alignnone" width"600" The Canadian boreal forest is home to the woodland caribou, a threatened species due to habitat loss from logging, mining, and other industry./caption A large part of Resolutes lawsuit is about killing the messenger - the company has absurdly tried.
Reading through the complaint, I saw my name, absurd accusations, and then a shocking demand: damages totaling at least 300 million Canadian.
I know that well be able to expose Resolutes meritless claims for what they are, but what concerns me most is the effect the lawsuit could have on the millions of people like you who use their voice to stand for forests and their local.
This suit could open the floodgates to allow corporations to drag advocacy groups, book publishers, journalists, and media outlets through the court and out of business.For more than ten years, Ive dedicated my career to defending forests.This tactic of suing critics into silence is commonly known.I had known that that this day was possible.I do this work because of the people on the frontlines of forest destruction Indigenous Peoples with ancestral connections to the forest as well as vulnerable populations all over the world that will bear the brunt of climate change impacts.Our Boreal campaign has been about bringing critical information to the public, citing authoritative sources.Slapp - Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation._tag_line field_55521a36172e9 cta_tag_line We Need Your Voice.Thats not something we can win on our own we need you fighting alongside us and continuing to be a voice for the environment.It not only accuses us of defamation, but uses the rico Act, a law designed to prosecute the mafia.