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 TIME.com. 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.

Hurricane Preparations

BY ON October 29, 2012
I seem to be in a cleaning frenzy. I’m in New York, which is kind of odd, because I feel less safe here; we will probably be harder hit than Rhode Island. But that house sits empty. I’m thinking, if I’m housebound for three or...

TOPICS: Pollution

Soot: Filthy And Sickening

BY ON October 26, 2012
A few months ago, tens of thousands of Moms Clean Air Force members told the EPA that we want stronger limits on soot pollution. Based on the latest science, we know soot can trigger asthma attacks, heart attacks, strokes, and even death. Soot is also...

TOPICS: Coal, EPA, Pollution, Science