As important as they are to the global ecosystem, honeybees are disappearing at an alarming rate. In what is known as Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD) bee colonies that are bustling one day, are simply gone the next. While colonies were known to disappear
Albert Einstein once theorized that if the honeybee were to disappear from the face of the Earth then humans would soon follow. Bees pollinate flowers, crops, and plant life across the globe. They are the Earth’s most prolific and efficient pollinators, and play an immensely important role in keeping plants alive and people fed (honeybees pollinate up to one third of what humans eat, valued at well over $200 billion).
SO SAVE OUR FOOD=SAVE OURSELVES=SAVE THE BEES, Who do an irreplacable service of pollenating our food and flowers, which add so much Beauty to our lives.
Corporations know that this case is precedent-setting, and so corporations like Dole Foods are filing briefs in support of Shell to protect their own interests and make sure they can't be held accountable for human rights abuses abroad either.