The Brazil forests are burning. It is a scary sight which becomes more haunted once you look at the facts and numbers. But what are you doing about it?
If you are following the social media handles of Hollywood celebrities, you must now be aware of the widespread Amazon fires. To summarize, the rainforests which are often termed as the lungs of our planet, have been burning for 2 weeks now. In fact, the rainforest has suffered 72,000 fires between January and August! In case you are wondering, no it is not at all normal.
If you are still behind on the topic and just getting to know about the Amazon rainforest fire, read more about it here. More recently,
Brazil President, Jair Bolsonaro has told foreign powers not to interfere
But when the world is at stake, is it really okay to sit back? Well, these Hollywood celebrities are fighting the amazon fires as best as they can. Scroll through
Leonardo is so haunted by the Amazon fire that his Instagram account is a constant reminder of what is at stake. His first post received a critical comment from Lindsay Lohan, “How can we fix it? Actions speak louder than words my friend.”
Later, Leonardo was sure to include the ways in which one could really act. So, if you too were wondering what you can do, here is a list. Over to Leo-
But that was not all, Leo put pictures of lush greens to remind the world of what it is missing. He is onto the Amazon forest fires and would stop at nothing.
Smith has been known to do many humanitarian deeds (find them here). So, it was evident that Hollywood actor Will Smith’s son would surely be concerned by this one. In fact, he made his followers realise the reality when he termed the amazon fires as “one of the biggest carbon sinks in the world”
Hollywood is on fire
Many more celebrities were shocked at the news and shared the same through their Instagram stories.
Actress and singer Ariana Grande shared photos of the fire on her Instagram stories. Additionally, Demi Lovato, Kendall Jenner, and Yasir Hussain are among the ones who are spreading the message and concern of these fires.
Is the haunting reality of the Amazon rainforests burning a hole in your sleep too?
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BY SRISHTI | DKODING MEDIA