Friends of the Earth

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An international network of grassroots environmental groups in 70 countries, which was founded in San Francisco in 1969 by David Brower, and runs high‐profile campaigns designed to raise public awareness of environmental issues. See also environmentalism, pressure group.

Subjects: Environmental Science.

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