Motherhood

Speaking For Moms Against Federal Coal Ash Rule Rollback

BY ON April 30, 2018
This was written by Caroline Rutledge Armijo of Greensboro, North Carolina. Caroline was featured in The Story We Want, The Climate Listening Series: While Moms Clean Air Force members were protesting Scott Pruitt’s tenure, representatives from Appalachian Voices traveled to Arlington, VA to speak for three North Carolina...

TOPICS: Activism, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Coal, Motherhood, North Carolina

Religion Empowers This Mom When Fracking Comes to Town

BY ON March 29, 2018
“You know you’re in trouble when you see Halliburton trucks arrive.” That’s what Jill Antares Hunkler said to her sister the first time they spotted a Halliburton vehicle lumbering through their small village of Barnesville, Ohio. Nestled in southeast Ohio about halfway between Columbus and...

TOPICS: Activism, Air Pollution, Children's Health, Fracking, Motherhood, Natural Gas, Ohio, Pollution, Religion