Author: Moms Clean Air Force

Video: “A Message From the Future”

BY ON April 17, 2019
This video made us smile today. Bravo to The Intercept for sharing “A Message From the Future With Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.” From the article about the video: “Today, we launch the final result: a seven-minute postcard from the future. It’s about how, in the nick of time,...

TOPICS: Activism, Air Pollution, Children's Health, Clean Air Act, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, Coal, Environment, EPA, Politics, Pollution

WATCH Moms Clean Air Force in PBS Eco-Sense for Living Documentary

BY ON April 17, 2019
Moms Clean Air Force members from Pennsylvania and Florida are featured in the 2019 EcoSense for Living documentary film titled “Do We Still Need the Clean Air Act?” The documentary will be aired on PBS member stations across the country. The film takes us back in time to mid-century Donora, Pennsylvania where a...

TOPICS: Activism, Air Pollution, Children's Health, Clean Air Act, Climate Change, Coal, Florida, Fracking, Pennsylvania

Victory! Landmark Colorado Bill Delivers Major Reforms for Oil and Gas Regulation

BY ON April 9, 2019
The Colorado Senate created landmark legislation last week that would overhaul how oil and gas is regulated in Colorado. The bill will strengthen oversight of oil and gas operations across the state, and prioritize protection of public health and the environment by empowering local governments...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, Colorado, Fracking, Politics, Pollution

Pollen, Climate Change, and Allergies

BY ON April 2, 2019
Our friends at Climate Central recently published a research brief outlining their new findings about allergy season:  Nearly 20 million Americans suffer from pollen allergies. Analysis of local temperature data by Climate Central and recent scientific research show that climate change is prolonging their season of...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Allergies, Asthma, Carbon Pollution, Children's Health, Climate Change, Heat and Extreme Weather, Ozone, Science

Interview with Monica Jahan Bose: Artist, Attorney, Mom Activist

BY ON April 2, 2019
This was written by Elizabeth Brandt, field organizer for Moms Clean Air Force Washington, DC  I recently spoke with artist, attorney and mom, Monica Jahan Bose. we’re excited to share her latest project, WRAPture. Here’s some background information: WRAPture is a temporary sari sculpture created with over 60 saris...

TOPICS: Activism, Climate Change, Heat and Extreme Weather, Motherhood, Social Justice, Washington DC