THE TRUTH ABOUT THE AMAZON RAINFOREST
Believe nothing merely because you have been told it. Do not believe what your teacher tells you merely out of respect for the teacher, But whatever, after due examination and analysis, you find to be kind, conductive to the good, the benefit, the welfare of all beings – that doctrine believed, and clinch to, and takes it as your guide. The Buddha
I WAS A TEN-YEAR-OLD BOY IN 1975
Sustainable design or Eco fashion has its root back in 70’s. People woke up and started to realize the huge environmental problem. The green movement Earth Day and Green peace founded in the 70’s and they started to dig deep about large companies and countries exploitation of common global resources. From 1978 – 2008 large eras of the most valuable land onEarth, The Amazon has disappeared. Without Amazon, we would not be able to find a cure for diseases. It protects the ozone layer and preserves the fragile Eco system on Earth. This Eco system with thousands of different species is a common global resource for mankind, so why do we still kill The Amazon? Continue to the story about Eco consciousness, the death of green activist in the 70’s and how the exploitation Amazon started. This is the story of my childhood.