2015 was deadliest year on record for environmental activists


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Originally published at: http://boingboing.net/2016/08/22/2015-was-deadliest-year-on-rec.html


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This reminds me of the deadly fighting over unionization in the 1920s.


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Well, the major US political parties get their money from the same corporations and consumers that are providing the financial incentives for these murders.

Which makes it unlikely that US politicians will do something meaningful to change the economic realities… like, for example, mandating that all products sold in or shipped through the USA must be produced and shipped in accordance with US environmental and worker protection laws.


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