environmental damage

Common Dreams reports: Ending Rules to Curb ‘Silent, Tasteless Killer,’ Pruitt Makes It Easier for Polluters to Poison Nation’s Water

Ending Rules to Curb ‘Silent, Tasteless Killer,’ Pruitt Makes It Easier for Polluters to Poison Nation’s Water Polluters wanted the Obama-era regulations weakened. Obsequious Pruitt just obliged. By Andrea Germanos, staff writer   Environmental groups lashed out Friday against the Environmental Protection Agency’s industry-friendly proposal to roll back safeguards for the disposal of coal ash—a […]

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Congress introduces record number of bills to prevent people from taking industry to court

Environmental safeguards for humans trashed just in time for the corporate pollution rush. Who has rights, humans/nature or elite corporations? As a country we decide, please VOTE. “……According to Earthjustice, the list of bills from the current Congress attacking individuals’ access to justice include: 6 bills with provisions to eliminate judicial review, eroding the role of

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Owner of Healdsburg’s Wilson Winery hit with $56,000 in pollution fines

Charlie Wagner, Paul Hobbs and now Ken Wilson…….again! The list is piling up of bad winery owners who will do whatever they want and take their chances of being caught. Fines are just a business right-off in their quest for more and more and more. Quick response to his latest venture may have spared the county a

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Lincoln County, OR, Adopts First-in-Nation Ban of Aerial Pesticide Spray

https://celdf.org/2017/05/press-release-lincoln-county-adopts-first-nation-ban-aerial-pesticide-spray/ Press Release: Lincoln County, OR, Adopts First-in-Nation Ban of Aerial Pesticide Spray May 31, 2017 First-in-state to elevate community rights over corporate “rights” and recognize rights of nature OREGON: The election results from Lincoln County, OR, are in: Lincoln residents adopted the first-in-the nation countywide Freedom from Aerial Sprayed Pesticides ordinance by 61 votes.

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