China couldn’t have invented global warming as a hoax to harm U.S. competitiveness because it was Donald Trump’s Republican predecessors who started climate negotiations in the 1980s, China’s Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin said.
Ray Kemble of Dimock, Pennsylvania holds a jug of discolored water from his well, contaminated by nearby fracking operations while standing outside of the U.S. EPA building in Washington, DC. Photo credit: Food & Water Watch
Flint and Katrina: Poor People, Poor Treatment and Water
Environmental Justice: Shame appears to be the only reason government officials in Flint, Michigan decided to pick up their pace helping the people of Flint. Flint is 37 percent Caucasian and 56 percent African-American.
Weird Ailments, Toxic Water, Dismissive Officials—and No, This Isn't Flint | MotherJones | "Earlier this month, Esther Calhoun of Uniontown, AL, stood before the US Com on Civil Rts in Wash, DC, describing some of the unlikely ailments that have been plaguing her & her neighbors these past few yrs. This is not a story about contaminated water in Flint, MI. Calhoun was talking about coal ash." Click to read and share the full article.