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Greenpeace - Making the World a Better Place Greenpeace is an global organization dedicated to exposing environmental criminals and challenging government and corporations when they fail to meet their mandate to safeguard our environment and future (Greenpeace International). The organization consists of 2.8 million supporters world-wide, 250,000 being United States members, who promote various tactics in eliminating the destruction of our environment, including animals, forests, and humans beings. Three websites that introduce and detail the Greenpeace organization are http://www.greenpeace.org/international_en/, http://www.greenpeaceusa.org/, http://www.greenpeace.org.uk/. Since all three of the websites are from the exact same organization, they're very similar, but still include slightly different information in every one of them. Greenpeace consists of forty-one different countries across Europe, Asia, the Pacific, and the Americas, but is originally based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The organization was put together in 1971 when the United States Government was conducting underground nuclear testing on Amchitka Island, north of Alaska. The nuclear testing would endanger animals. A small group of journalist and volunteers took out a small fishing boat in order to bare witness to the testing in the prohibited zone. Finally, in 1972, the US Government banned testing on Amchitka Island. Greenpeace was inspired by their first victory and has played pivotal roles in many environmental issues like, stopping climate change, protecting ancient forests, saving the oceans, quitting whaling, saying no to genetic engineering, stopping nuclear threat, eliminating toxic chemicals, an...