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Water Crisis And the 2012 Presidential Campaign

Ask your candidate about America’s water safety. Ask your candidate about the groundwater pollution caused by Fracking for oil and gas. [...]

Consequences of Not Paying Attention

Dirty Politics, disasters, disinformation, fracking, nuclear energy, pollution [...]

First-Ever Mercury Standards for Coal Plants

Guest post by Nicholas Scott

The Environmental Protection Agency proposed the first-ever national standards for mercury and other air pollutants this past Wednesday. The proposed standards are targeted specifically at coal fired power plants. It is believed that the new regulations would dramatically improve public health; they can prevent 17,000 premature deaths from [...]

Poisoning the Wind: Congress, Corporate Shills and the End of Environmental Accountability

by Reverend Manny and the Twilight Empire

It truly is a dark time for anything that lives and breathes in America. While human beings have a long and weird history of bad stewardship towards their environmental community, we are entering a suffocating new era of greed and irresponsibility. Despite disturbing new aftershocks [...]

Rick Perry and Friends Welcome Toxic Burritos

If It’s Really Bad, Ship It to West Texas – The PCBs of the Hudson River Heading to Texas, Hudson’s Toxic Mud Stirs Town: NY Times May 31, 2009

EUNICE, N.M. — There are not many towns in America that would welcome the 2.5 million cubic yards of toxic sludge being [...]

H.R. 3221: Energy Bill Passes House But Not Senate

Energy Bill Passed by House

The House yesterday brushed aside a new White House veto threat and handily approved a comprehensive energy bill that would raise automobile fuel-efficiency standards for the first time in 32 years and require increased use of renewable energy sources to generate electricity. The [...]

$750 Million A Day Spent On Bush Armageddon Envy

The Quakers have a wonderful website, AFSC.ORG , that keeps tally of the dollars being flushed down the war toilet. They have posted alternative directions this enormous amount of money could be better spent. This country contains well over 300 Million souls. The quality of life is rapidly being thrown in two directions; [...]

Bush To EPA, Do What I Propose

Bush is just about as enthusiastic to have a clean environment, as I am for him to stay in office.

“It makes sense to do what I proposed, and we’re taking action,” Bush said during a brief event in the White House Rose Garden. “And we’re taking action by taking the first steps [...]