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

Collaboration On Environmental Justice Issues Leads To Stronger, More Inclusive Action

BY ON February 26, 2014
This was written by Marcelo Norsworthy and Lucía Oliva Hennelly, EDF Voices, with contributions from Adrian Shelley, Executive Director of Air Alliance Houston: February 11th marked the 20th anniversary of the Presidential Executive Order calling for Federal Actions To Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-Income Populations, which prompts...

TOPICS: African-American Community, Latino Community, Social Justice, Texas