Air Pollution

When Fracking Poisons Her Community, A Mom’s Faith Guides Her to “Do the Right Thing”

BY ON April 6, 2018
When your kids head out to the school playground for recess, you expect them to jump rope, play tag, or swing on the swings. You don’t expect them to be exposed to harmful air pollution that puts their health and safety at risk. But that’s what’s...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Asthma, Cancer, Children's Health, Fracking, Natural Gas, Pennsylvania, Politics, Pollution, Religion, Schools, Toxics

Moms Defend Their Right to Clean Air

BY ON April 6, 2018
This article is written by Angeles Zaragoza, Member, Moms Clean Air Force and Maria Guzman, Community Health Educator, Pacoima Beautiful. It’s reposted from Impacting Our Future, an independent supplement by Mediaplanet to the Los Angeles Times Some days the air we breathe is so poor, our...

TOPICS: Activism, Air Pollution, Asthma, California, Cars and Trucks, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Latino Community

Pruitt’s Dirty Cars Action – By the Numbers

BY ON April 3, 2018
This is written by Alice Henderson. This post originally appeared on Climate 911: EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt just announced an attack on our nation’s clean car standards – standards that are reducing dangerous pollution and saving Americans’ hard-earned money. We’ve reviewed Pruitt’s action. Here’s a...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Cars and Trucks, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, Economics, EPA, Politics