Author: Moms Clean Air Force

The Butterfly Effect

BY ON May 15, 2017
This post was written by Brooks Zitzmann. It originally published on Catholic Climate Covenant: In the middle of Pennsylvania Avenue on April 29, 2017, a six-foot high inflatable globe towered above a four-year-old girl.  But this little girl was wearing a butterfly costume and, unlike the...

TOPICS: Activism, Climate Change, Religion

Trump Asked Industry Which Rules to Target. Here are 5 of Their Most Outrageous Requests.

BY ON May 12, 2017
This post was written by Keith Gaby for EDF Voices: The Trump administration has already cancelled or sought to undermine 23 rules that protect our health and environment – including limits on toxic waste coal companies dump in rivers, and regulations promoting more fuel-efficient cars. But the...

TOPICS: Cars and Trucks, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Politics, Toxics

This Indiana City is Poisoning Families and Needs EPA Help

BY ON May 1, 2017
This was written by Kelly Nichols, Moms Clean Air Force Midwest Field Organizer:  When you think of lead poisoning, what comes to mind? It’s probably Flint, Michigan. After Flint, many communities started testing for lead contamination. Often, where there’s a large amount of contamination, lower-income families are the...

TOPICS: African-American Community, Indiana, Politics, Social Justice