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Friends of the Earth’s blog is a staff-run blog that provides policy analysis, insight and commentary about the environment and other progressive issues, advances our campaigns, and builds momentum for a healthy and just world.

Friends of the Earth U.S. remembers Oronto Douglas

Apr. 10, 2015 / Posted by: Erich Pica / Categories: Blog

The board and staff of Friends of the Earth U.S. are deeply saddened by the passing of Oronto Douglas. Oronto was a co-founder of Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria. Oronto was also a leading human rights attorney who champio...

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Behind industry cruise lines

Mar. 31, 2015 / Posted by: Kate Colwell / Categories: Blog, Oceans and Forests / Tags: Cruise, Oceans

As the first kiss of warmth seeps in this spring and the colors return to the world, I bet you are just itching to take a vacation. You’ve seen the images of massive, gleaming ships whisking smiling people away to exotic locations. Why not t...

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