Behind the panda logo is a charity that has lost its way – The Times

Can there be a more cuddly brand than the World Wide Fund for Nature, a charity committed to conservation and saving animals, as symbolised by that cute logo of a panda? It seems strange that Extinction Rebellion activists descended on its Surrey office, when many might assume that the two groups would be soulmates in the fight to protect our planet.
Behind the protests lie claims dating back to the turn of the century that this beloved global charity turned a blind eye to human rights abuses by conservation rangers who beat, raped, tortured and killed indigenous peoples in several African and Asian countries. It funded eco-guards who illegally evicted communities from lands on which they had lived for generations, then turned on them for
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