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A jaguar lounges in the Amazon Rainforest.
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spring update 2010
This poster, which features President Obama in 2020apologizing for his failure to act at the 2009 ClimateSummit, was one of several that Greenpeace placed allover the Copenhagen International Airport in December.Other heads of state featured in the Greenpeace campaignincluded the United Kingdom’s Gordon Brown, Canada’sStephen Harper, Germany’s Angela Merkel, and Brazil’sLuiz Inacio Lula la da Silva.
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Copenhagen Climate Summit Actions:
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As the Climate Summit entered its second week, the FourHorsemen of the Apocalypse descended upon Copenhagen.The Four Horsemen represent Death, Famine, War, andPestilence — all the severe and interrelated impacts ofunchecked global warming. The horsemen’s goal was tosend an ominous reminder to the world’s leaders of what isat stake if they do not take serious action and agree upon afair, ambitious, and legally binding global warming treaty.