Amazon was never protected, and there are companies linked to governments in various countries mining, deforesting and polluting rivers. It has been so for decades. We have to put pressure on him to do better, but without giving power to politicians convicted of corruption. The issue inside Brazil is not Amazon, it is political. Amazon, which covers 2.1 million square miles, is often referred to as the “lungs of the planet”: The forest produces 20 percent of the oxygen in our planet’s atmosphere. Now, fires in Brazil has been raging for three weeks. The Top shirt on 2020coloringshirts.blogspot on 2019/08/24 typical system in Brazil and in all Amazonian countries is that people cut down trees and then leave the area to dry out for about two or three months before setting it on fire in order to clear the land for agricultural purposes…..President Bolsonaro is often called the “Trump of the Tropics” because of his unpredictable and brash manners. So it is anyone’s guess whether he will back down or carry on with this stance.