Looking Back On 2013: Activism Helps Heal

I thought of all the amazing people that have been on my radar over the past twelve months. They are on the front lines of activism to heal the planet.

EPA Adminstrator McCarthy Makes A “Moral Obligation To The Next Generation”

McCarthy, who doesn’t pull any punches, stated, “Climate change caused by carbon pollution is one of the most significant public threats of our time.”

New EPA Chief Gina McCarthy Targets Climate Change

If anyone had doubts about McCarthy’s stand on climate change, she dispelled that by commenting, “We’re not going to stop looking at the science. Climate change is real.”

Bob Inglis: Conservatives Have A Climate Solution

Inglis believes Conservatives are an “indispensible part of the solution” to energy and environmental issues.

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand: A Moms Clean Air Force Exclusive Interview

New York State Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand has been an unwavering voice emphasizing the importance of environmental protections. The mother of two young boys, she has pointed to the connection between children’s health and the air that they breathe. Gillibrand has also been working in tandem with Sen. Frank Lautenberg to spearhead the modernization of the Toxic […]

Air Quality Awareness Week

Air Quality Awareness Week is on the calendar for April 29 through May 3, with the goal of bringing recognition to this vital concern.

New Study: High Pollution=Low Birth Weight=Unhealthy Babies

A study published on February 6, 2013 in the journal “Environmental Health Perspectives” posits, “Maternal exposure to outdoor air pollution is associated with low birth weight.”

Clean Air Hangs Off The Fiscal Cliff

The OMB has predicted that under sequestration, the EPA will be cut by $716 million in 2013.

The Environment, The Election, Money and the Koch Brothers

The Koch Brothers have funneled $60 million to organizations supporting the denial of climate change, and that only covers 1997 to 2010.

When Did Protecting the Environment Become a Partisan Issue?

Russell E. Train and Barry Commoner both grasped the vital consequences of protecting the earth’s resources, and the fact that people need to work together to achieve these goals.