The Weekly Round Up: January 15-21

We’re back with another weekly roundup and holy chipotle has it been a crazy week! A lot has changed in our world and we want to make sure you guys are kept up to date with what’s going on with our environment. While some may be furiously stocking their underground bunkers for the impending apocalypse, not all of our stories from this week are bad news. However there are still so many issues out there that demand our attention! So here’s our bag of news trail-mix! 

Protests escalate over Louisiana pipeline by company behind Dakota Access

Impending extinction crisis of the world’s primates: Why primates matter

Campaigners call on EU to halve food waste by 2030

Trump’s whitehouse.gov disappears civil rights, climate change, lgbt rights

New species of prehistoric palm discovered in Canada

Animal rights activists claim major win in Ringling Bros. closing

Companies responsible for Brazil’s worst environmental disaster in history to sign deal to not pay damages

Those are the biggest stories of this week! If we missed any, please leave a comment below!