Brazilian Amazon’s Tipping Point May Already Be Here
(Bloomberg) -- The destruction of Brazil’s rainforests may have passed the point of no return.
But the perpetrators of its demise aren’t just government officials doing the bidding of far-right President Jair Bolsonaro or the industrial farmers profiting from clear-cutting. It’s all about demand, and voracious consumers the world over are also fueling the frenzy that’s killing the “lungs of the Earth.”
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