Mom, Ditch Your Car And Ride a Bike!

BY ON November 9, 2011
Recent research from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences found that switching to bikes from cars for half the short trips Americans make, cuts air pollution. It’s estimated the reductions in car emissions of very fine particles, which lodge in the lungs, could be...

TOPICS: Pollution

Traditional Family Values Are For Me!

BY ON November 8, 2011
I’m a Republican environmentalist with traditional family values, and I owe those to my upbringing. When I think back on my childhood, my best memories took place outdoors. Every season, we spent the majority of our days outside on the farm. Springtime we collected sap and boiled it...

TOPICS: Activism, Dads, Politics

Apps Plug Into Clean Air

BY ON November 7, 2011
President Obama’s most recent rallying cry has been, “We can’t wait!” For those of us who embrace clean air like we do here at the Moms Clean Air Force blog, we explore new ideas that we can apply to this call to action. Beyond even...

TOPICS: Asthma, Pollution