Tag Archives: CELDF

Press Democrat Opinion: Be a Climate “lobbyist’

Tom, it’s called the Community Bill of Rights/Rights of Nature and over 200 communities across our country have begun this movement with the help of CELDF. See: https://celdf.org for more information. Their mission: The Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (CELDF)…

 

CELDF: Pennsylvania Township Bans Corporate Industrial Farming

CELDF : Pennsylvania Township Bans Corporate Industrial Farming Community Enacts Law to Protect Family Farms and Its Environment Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Chad Nicholson, PA Community Organizer 207-541-3649 chad@celdf.org TODD TOWNSHIP, HUNTINGDON COUNTY, PA:  Last…

 

EARTH DAY, it’s a movement!

Rights of Nature, nationwide movement.  FAQ’s from CELDF What do we mean when we say that nature has rights? Under the current system of law in almost every country, nature is considered to be property. Something that is considered property…

 

First Rights of Nature for Kauai

“…[H]uman populations are those that are interdependent on the natural world – not the other way around – and…they must assume the consequences of their actions and omissions in relation to nature. It’s about understanding this new socio-political reality with…

 

The Rights of Nature and the Power(lessness) of Law

Wine & Water Watch supports all communities rights for local control to protect our environment for present and future generations. We believe corporations are NOT persons and we have the right to protect our common pool resources against special interests.    “Currently, nature…

 

“Nature Has Rights”: Activists Call for a Legal Transformation

With no Planet B, Rights of Nature have to be acknowledged. With over 200 communities in the US passing these laws, time to do this everywhere…..we owe this to our children.  “Copyright, Truthout.org. Reprinted with permission.” http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/42565-nature-has-rights-activists-call-for-a-legal-transformation “Nature Has Rights”: Activists…