Wilson changed the equation when she contacted Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid lawyers to help her prove that Formosa had been dumping plastic waste in the Gulf Coast of Texas. They won a $50 million settlement for the pollution of bays encompassing the Point Comfort factory.
The Supreme Court has been asked to review a June 2015 ruling by the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, which upheld a law that would bolt the doors to 3/4 of the abortion clinics in Texas. This would leave the state’s women, in an area of 268,820 square miles, without ready access to abortion that was “safe and legal.”
The EJSCREEN will be a game changer for grassroots activists at the hyperlocal level.
When I first wrote about the Safe Climate Caucus, they were new on the scene. Last year, the agenda of the Safe Climate Caucus was to have a member of the House of Representatives...
In the United States, ExxonMobil has the biggest footprint as a producer of natural gas by fracking.
Owen told me, “Houston made me become an environmentalist because of the air pollution.”
Both the Indigenous communities in Canada and the residents of Port Arthur have seen elevated incidence of illness.