E. Taiwan county revokes licenses for poultry farm project by Thailand's CP Group

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Responding to public protests, the Hualien County Government announced Tuesday (June 23) that it was revoking the licenses for six poultry farms it had already awarded to ...

Thailand’s CP Group suspends plans for 6 poultry farms in E. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Thai food company CP Group announced Friday (June 5) it was temporarily halting plans to build six poultry farms in Hualien County following protests over environmental co...

Brazil tribe faces down order to end environmental protest

SAO PAULO (AP) — A tiny indigenous tribe in Sao Paulo defiantly kept alive a month-old protest Tuesday as dozens of police urged them to obey a court order to end occupation of a tract of land assigne...

UK police say it was mistake to call climate group extremist

LONDON (AP) — British police say it was an “error of judgment” to include environmental protest group Extinction Rebellion in an official document that listed extremist organizations. ...

Environmental protest draws 3,000 in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Around 3,000 people marched through the streets of Taipei City demanding clean air and to draw attention to risks posed to the Guanyin algal reef (觀音藻礁) on Nov. 3, reporte...

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked ...

Dakota Access fight provides blueprint for pipeline protests

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Prolonged protests in North Dakota have failed to stop the flow of oil through the Dakota Access pipeline, at least for now, but they have provided inspiration and a blueprint fo...