Thank you, New Zealand!

New Zealand’s Whanganui River granted legal status as a person, after 170 years battle. They now recognise the “health and wellbeing” of the river in New Zealand.

Source :

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-16/nz-whanganui-river-gets-legal-status-as-person-after-170-years/8358434?smid=Page:+ABC+News-Facebook_Organic&WT.tsrc=Facebook_Organic&sf62938228=1