Category: Environment

Coal miner speaks about the fight to save miner’s healthcare

May 2017

  People’s Tribune: Chuck, what is going on with the miner’s benefits? Chuck Nelson: Back in 1946, Truman said if miners go back to work and mine the coal to build the steel to win the war, the government would …

Stop Gifting Nestlé, Governor Snyder!

May 2017

This just in: The Oscebla Township Planning Commission just denied the water permit for Nestlés. Evidently, the (growing) push back from activists all over the state …

Proposed EPA cuts: corporations are making the rules

May 2017

President Trump’s proposed cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency would nearly eliminate all regional cleanup programs, including those for the Great …

Water Wars: Trump’s EPA will create more Flints

May 2017

  America is heading for a showdown between the corporations and the American people. Corporate owner Warren Buffett gave notice in 2006 when he said, “There’s class warfare, all right, but it’s my class, the rich class, that’s making war, …

Coal miner speaks about the fight to save miner’s healthcare

May 2017

How are the Democrats and Republicans lining up? Most of our support is backed by the Dems, not so many Republicans support the working person. …

Saving the human race and healing our Earth

April 2017

In a 2010 interview with Larry King, the famous scientist Stephen Hawking said, “We are in danger of destroying ourselves by our greed and stupidity.” …

“Our streams run orange and black,” says West Virginian

April 2017

Paula Swearengin, a coal miner’s daughter, and uncompromising leader in the fight for clean water and air in Appalachia, spoke with Senator Bernie Sanders …

Why I am joining the March for Science

April 2017

I have been a working research scientist for almost 50 years. I will join the March for Science in opposition to the current threat to science and …

Corporate control of energy is killing us

April 2017

  One of Trump’s first acts as president was to green-light the Dakota Access Pipeline, threatening the drinking water of millions of people. For months, millions of taxpayer dollars were spent attacking Water Protectors so that oil corporations could build …

2010 BP Oil spill

April 2016

Concerned citizens of Springfield, Massachusetts, are trying to help our people who have been affected by the British Petroleum (B.P.) oil spill in …