In the USA, corporations have the same rights as people, however, they tend to outlive people! And Mother Nature, being unincorporated, has no rights whatsoever. What is wrong with this picture? Two famous activists make her case….
VIDEO: Earth Day Special: Vandana Shiva and Maude Barlow on the Rights of Mother Earth, Democracy Now! April 22, 2011
The Rights of Nature: The Case for a Universal Declaration of the Rights of Mother Earth, launch in New York City on April 21, 2011. The book is published jointly by The Council of Canadians, Fundación Pachamama and Global Exchange (2011).