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 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.

Victory! You Did It!!

BY ON June 20, 2012
Earlier today, the Senate DEFEATED Senator Inhofe’s attempt to kill an important EPA clean air safeguard, 53 to 46. Thank you—your hard work helped defeat Inhofe’s outrageous bill. Your support of the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards—historic clean air safeguards 21 years in the making—made...

TOPICS: Activism, Coal, Mercury Poisoning, Michigan, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Politics, Pollution, Texas, Utah

Military Fights Global Warming

BY ON May 8, 2012
Is the Navy greener than California? As more polls show that a majority of Americans want action on carbon pollution and global warming, leadership on fighting climate change is coming from surprising places—starting with the military. At a recent reception held by Environmental Defense Fund...

TOPICS: Politics, Pollution, Science

A Mother’s Day Gift

BY ON May 7, 2012
I was recently thinking about Mother’s Day gifts from my sons over the years. Those wonderfully awkward clay sculptures they brought home from grade school; the colored drawings and the poems they write. And when they got a bit older, and had some pocket money,...

TOPICS: Activism, Motherhood, Politics