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Jonathan Widder

Glasgow to plant 18 million trees, Israel bans fur sales, multibillion-dollar plan to eradicate polio

Glasgow to plant 18 million trees, Israel bans fur sales, multibillion-dollar plan to eradicate polio

In today’s edition of Squirrel News, we’re talking about Glasgow’s impressive plan to plant ten trees for every resident over the course of the next decade, Israel’s decision to ban sales of fur, and the launch of a $5.1 billion programme to eradicate polio across the globe.

Lowering suicide rates of gun owners, gay men hijack #proudboys hashtag, Amazon conservation from your couch

Lowering suicide rates of gun owners, gay men hijack #proudboys hashtag, Amazon conservation from your couch Gun, table, home

In today’s edition of Squirrel News, voluntary gun storage is becoming an increasingly popular programme; gay man have taken over the twitter hashtag of the far-right group “Proud Boys”; and a new app helps track and prevent Amazon deforestation through cooperation with users.