Author: Dominique Browning

Dominique BrowningDominique Browning is the co-founder and Senior Director of Moms Clean Air Force, a special project of the Environmental Defense Fund. She is a writer and editor — and the mother of two sons. She blogs at Slow Love Life and writes regularly for the New York Times and Dominique contributes to W, Wired, Whole Living, and Good Housekeeping, among other publications. She has spent most of her journalistic career in the magazine world, as an editor at Esquire, Texas Monthly, Newsweek, and House & Garden. She is the author of several books; the most recent is SLOW LOVE: How I Lost My Job, Put on My Pajamas, & Found Happiness.

Act Now On Fracking

BY ON February 27, 2014
Overheard: A conversation between two moms, concerned about the effects of natural gas development on their families’ health. One woman is from upstate New York, which sits atop natural gas reserves in the Marcellus Shale and has imposed a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing. “We’ve got...

TOPICS: Colorado, Fracking, Natural Gas

Does Keystone Matter? You Bet It Does

BY ON February 5, 2014
Stopping one pipeline won’t stop the growth of the fossil fuel industry. But the Keystone pipeline encourages the development for many decades of Alberta’s tar sands, some of the dirtiest fuel on the planet. Last year, in one of many steps that must be taken in the process, the...

TOPICS: Activism, Climate Change

Climate State Of The Union

BY ON January 28, 2014
  The State of the Union address is an event that always makes me feel patriotic — proud to be an American, to live in a democracy, to have the chance to participate in our governance. Last year millions of us demanded that President Obama...