Netherlands’ Land Grab: Government’s Proposal to Seize Up To 600 Farms Within a Year, by Force if Necessary

BY RHODA WILSON ON OCTOBER 17, 2022 • ( 33 COMMENTS ) Tens of thousands of farmers have taken to the streets to oppose new government climate goals that will force thousands of farmers out of business. Despite all of these protests, the Dutch government is now talking about state-forced buyouts of 500-600 farms as early as within the next year. InContinue reading “Netherlands’ Land Grab: Government’s Proposal to Seize Up To 600 Farms Within a Year, by Force if Necessary”

Barcoding Nature: The Largest Global Land Grab in Human History

03/17/22 The commoditization of nature is justified as being driven by the protection of natural resources. But scratch beneath the surface and the greed and avarice is clear to see. By  Meleni AldridgeMelissa Smith Miss a day, miss a lot. Subscribe to The Defender’s Top News of the Day. It’s free. “We abuse land because we seeContinue reading “Barcoding Nature: The Largest Global Land Grab in Human History”