Category Archives: Greenpeace

World Oceans Day ~ Terrific Video


World Oceans Day ~ June 8th

and today is the day you can help!

But first a let’s watch a terrific Youtube video, “The Ocean”, uploaded on 8 Jun 2010 by The Cube –

…A staggering 80 percent of all the life on Earth is to be found hidden beneath the waves and this vast global ocean pulses around our world driving the natural forces which maintain life on our planet… Without the global ocean there would be no life on Earth…

Helping the ocean and its animals is just a click away.
Celebrate World Oceans Day by showing your support for clean energy.

You can help celebrate #WorldOceansDay! Support wind energy to protect the ocean and its animals

 We love the ocean! Do you? Take a selfie for the sea for #WorldOceansDay and share how you want to help
— Click here to tweet now

If you are unable to pledge here are a number of ideas where you can make a big difference!

BAGI promise to use reusable bags at the
grocery store


BOTTLEI promise to use a
reusable water bottle


MEATI promise to not eat
meat on Mondays


SHOWERI promise to take shorter showers


BUSI promise to take public transportation
to school/work once a week


FOODI promise to only eat sustainably caught
or farmed seafood


THRIFT STOREI promise to shop a thrift store first
instead of buying new



I promise to unplug my electronic
chargers when not using them



TURN OFFI promise to turn off all the lights and
the heat or A/C when I leave my house


BIKEI promise to bike instead of drive for at
least one errand a week



LITTERI promise to participate
in a litter cleanup



PESTICIDESI promise to not use toxic pesticides
on my garden or lawn





ARCTICAna Paula and 29 of her Greenpeace crewmates are trapped in a Russian jail for trying to save the Arctic from oil drilling. But our community could set them free if we help Greenpeace build a massive global outcry targeting Russia’s biggest global partners.

AVAAZLet’s reach 1 million to free the Arctic 30 — sign now by clicking below to add your name to this global petition:

The following Youtube videos provide additional background information on Greenpeace members charged with piracy and jailed in Russia.

Published on Oct 5, 2013 by Real World News, “Russia charges Greenpeace crew with piracy” – Russian investigators have charged the entire 30-member crew of a Greenpeace ship with piracy for a protest at an oil platform in the Arctic. The charge, which carries a 15-year prison term, was filed on Thursday against 16 members of the crew, including a prominent Russian freelance photographer.

Published on Oct 5, 2013 by News World, “Greenpeace protests worldwide for release of activists held in Russia”, – From Hong Kong’s harbour to London and Toronto, supporters of Captain Pete Wilcox and his crew of imprisoned Greenpeace activists are sending a message to Russia today: “Free the Arctic 30.”