Coal

If I Could Have Been A Voice In Harry’s Alford’s Ear, I Would Have Told Him…

BY ON April 4, 2012
Harry Alford, President and CEO of the National Black Chamber of Commerce (NBCC), spoke before the Senate committee on behalf of black-owned businesses in this country. He stated that the NBCC is the largest African American chamber of commerce, which means that his sphere of...

TOPICS: African-American Community, Asthma, Coal, Mercury Poisoning, Politics, Pollution, Social Justice

Latinos Can “Breathe Easier” Thanks to EPA’s Proposed Carbon Pollution Standard

BY ON March 28, 2012
This post is from Voces Verdes: Voces Verdes, Presente, the National Hispanic Medical Association, their allies and members applauded the Environmental Protection Agency’s and Obama Administration’s release of a proposal to limit industrial carbon pollution from new power plants, which is critical to protecting public...

TOPICS: Asthma, Coal, Latino Community, Pollution, Social Justice