TOPICS: Air Pollution
BY Moms Clean Air Force ON March 6, 2013
Highways and other heavily trafficked roads are a major source of air pollution. Here is a map showing you how many school in the United States are located within 200 meters of a Primary Roadway. Map of School Within 200 Meters of a Primary Roadway
BY Ronnie Citron-Fink ON February 14, 2013
President Obama had a lot to say about climate change and energy during his 2013 State of the Union address. He encouraged many avenues of change that we hope he will pursue without delay. Energy Policy: After years of talking about it, we are finally...
BY Moms Clean Air Force ON January 25, 2013
This Associated Press piece originally appeared on CBS News: A group of Utah doctors is declaring a health emergency over the Salt Lake City area’s lingering air pollution problem. Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment planned to deliver a petition Wednesday demanding immediate action by elected...
BY Dominique Browning ON January 18, 2013
Ansel Adams, one of America’s most beloved photographers, made the remark about fighting government to protect our air decades years ago. Fourteen years before his death, the Clean Air Act was signed into law by Republican President Richard Nixon. The Clean Air Act has become...
BY Marcia G. Yerman ON January 4, 2013
Promised Land, a small film by Hollywood standards, stars co-screenwriters Matt Damon and John Krasinski. Directed by Gus Van Sant in the tradition of The China Syndrome and Silkwood, Promised Land uses mainstream entertainment to delve into American values, corporate responsibility, and activism.