Politics

Interview with Sacoby Wilson, Director of Community Engagement, Environmental Justice and Health

BY ON May 9, 2018
This is an exclusive Moms Clean Air Force interview with Sacoby Wilson, Director, Community Engagement, Environmental Justice, and Health (CEEJH), Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental HealthSchool of Public Health: Can you please define environmental justice? The Environmental Justice movement seeks to address the way in...

TOPICS: Activism, African-American Community, Air Pollution, Asthma, Cars and Trucks, Children's Health, EPA, Fracking, Latino Community, Maryland, Politics, Pollution, Social Justice

Moms and Mayors: Mama Summits in Action (photos)

BY ON May 8, 2018
  Our Moms and Mayors Mama Summits are in full swing! We’re hosting Mama Summits in 11 cities, giving Moms across the nation the opportunity to work directly with local officials. Moms & Mayors resources give you the tools you need to work with your community’s...

TOPICS: Activism, Children's Health, Climate Change, Colorado, Florida, Michigan, Montana, Motherhood, New Mexico, Ohio, Politics, Pollution, Social Justice

Don’t Let Clean Car Standards Shift Into Reverse

BY ON May 7, 2018
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) have drafted a proposal for overhauling the Clean Car Standards, which would freeze tailpipe pollution and fuel efficiency targets well below the target of 50 MPG by 2025. The proposal would literally put...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Cars and Trucks, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, EPA, Politics