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The Burning of the Amazon Rainforest Is Directly Related to Patriarchy

President Bolsonaro and his government are worsening indigenous genocide with the rampant forest fires

Protestors demonstrate in Praça Camoes in defense of the Amazon Rainforest and to denounce the environmental policies of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on August 26, 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal. Photo: Horacio Villalobos/Getty Images

LLast week, several videos of the burning of the Amazon forest went viral on social media. The climate change anxiety was palpable as horrifying images of trees burning along a…

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Nicole Froio

Nicole Froio

Columnist, reporter, researcher, feminist. Views my own. #Latina. Tip jar: paypal.me/NHernandezFroio