Forest Trump

Une Grande Nation (Issue IV/2017)


Environmental activists in the US have started a global reforestation campaign and named it Trump Forest. Its founders freely admit that the name is intended as a rejoinder to the environmental policies supported by US president, Donald Trump – for example, his support of the coal industry. Up until now, around 75,000 trees have been sponsored by private donors. But they won’t be going toward a real forest called Trump. Instead the donations will go toward planting in places like Madagascar, New Zealand and Brazil.  



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