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Leonardo Dicaprio photo by US State Department (public domain)

Leonardo DiCaprio Responds to Brazil’s President About Amazon Fires

Above Photo: U.S. Department of State [Public domain] It’s not every day the President of Brazil accuses you of being responsible for the Amazon fires but hey, that’s exactly what happened to actor and passionate environmentalist Leonardo DiCaprio this week. The Hollywood star was singled out by President Jair Bolsonaro for donating huge sums of money…

Jack Johnson plants a tree in Costa Rica with a team of volunteers from Costas Verdes. (Photo: @jackjohnson/Instagram)

Jack Johnson Helps Plant Hundreds of Trees in Costa Rica

Whether it’s cleaning up beaches, finding ways to make his tours more eco-friendly or raising awareness about plastic pollution, when he’s not making music, Jack Johnson is always doing something to help the planet. And this week is no exception. The singer and passionate environmentalist has joined forces with Costas Verdes, an organisation that restores…

Greta Thunberg will cross the Atlantic with the help of Aussie YouTubers Riley Whitelum and Elayna Carausu. (Photo: @gretathunberg/Facebook)

Aussie YouTube Sailing Stars to Give Greta Thunberg a Lift to Europe

Climate activist Greta Thunberg will soon be on her way to a United Nations climate meeting in Spain, thanks to Aussie YouTube couple Riley Whitelum and Elayna Carausu.  The 16-year-old who has given up unnecessary air travel announced on social media today that the sailing vloggers would help her make the trip across the Atlantic. “So happy to…

Jane Fonda attends a Fire Drill Friday gathering and is arrested for a fourth time. (Photo: @firedrillfriday/Instagram)

Jane Fonda Continues Climate Protest With Rosanna Arquette and Catherine Keener

Ad There really is no stopping Jane Fonda. The Hollywood icon has been arrested for the fourth time in four weeks while raising awareness about the climate emergency. Inspired by teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg, Jane has been taking part in Fire Drill Fridays – a weekly gathering outside the U.S Capitol building in Washington D.C…

Pamela Anderson is calling for vegan meals in Canadian prisons. Photo: 9EkieraM1 [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)]

Pamela Anderson Calls For Vegan Meals in Canadian Prisons

Pamela Anderson has penned an open letter to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau urging him to take meat and dairy off the menu in prisons across the country. The actress who is also an honorary director of animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) says that serving nutritious vegan meals in correctional facilities would…

ABBA star Björn Ulvaeus praises Greta Thunberg in video message.

ABBA star Björn Ulvaeus Praises Greta Thunberg For Global Climate Movement

Pop legend Björn Ulvaues is showing support for climate activist and fellow Swede Greta Thunberg.  The ABBA star has released a video message describing the teenager as a “populist nightmare” who’s causing the patriarchy to “piss in their pants in fear of a 16-year-old girl with superpowers.” Björn says he can’t understand why she’s copping so…

New besties Woody Harrelson and Billie Eilish after working together on 'Saturday Night Live' (Photo: @woodyharrelson/Instagram)

Woody Harrelson and “New Bestie” Billie Eilish Talk Climate Emergency

Well, no wonder Woody Harrelson is calling Billie Eilish his “new bestie.” Not only did they deliver some epic performances on the Season 45 premiere of Saturday Night Live but they’re also both extremely passionate environmentalists. In a video posted to Billie’s Insta, the pair talk about the current climate emergency and what we can all do…

Leonardo Dicaprio photo by US State Department (public domain)

Leonardo DiCaprio’s “Earth Alliance” Pledges $7 Million to Preserve Amazon

Above Photo: U.S. Department of State [Public domain] It feels like every single celebrity from Madonna to Jaden Smith and Cristiano Ronaldo has been raising awareness on social media about the wildfires ripping through the Amazon. And now that the world is paying attention, the question is, how do we help? It looks like Leonardo DiCaprio…

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The Rock Visits Native Hawaiians Demonstrating Against Construction of Giant Telescope

This week we’ve seen just how much influence celebrities have in drawing world-wide attention to issues important to them – issues that may not’ve generated as much discussion in Australia because they’re happening so far away from us. First, we had Ricky Martin and Luis Fonsi joining hundreds of thousands of fellow Puerto Ricans in calling…

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