Bill McKibben on climate change and environmental justice. Lower income people get asthma and lung disease from the pollution from oil and gas; they also suffer the most from storms, floods, droughts. Young people leading. Britain's largest pension fund is divesting from fossil fuels. We need planning, preparation , and competent leadership to deal with climate change.
article This refinery leaks PFAS next to lower income homes in Denver. many people are getting cancer in the neighborhood. The oil refinery also leaks benzene.
Fighting Big Oil and Climate Change will prevent air and water pollution and toxic waste.
Here is Colorado, the Suncor refinery keeps spilling toxic solvents into the rivers, groundwater , and the air. Daily Camera .
Antonia Juhasz interviews about the Suncor oil refinery pollution and activist responses.
stop cleaning up the toxic emissions into the Mississippi River and into the air; and clean up the lead in neighboring homes.
enforcement and inspections down 70%.
more fracking permits and more pollution of neighboring communities
fracking flowback air pollution in Broomfield, CO, continues next to senior community where Covid-19 harms the ability to breath.
interview with Antonia Juhasz on KGNU on 5-5-28 or 5- 27 or 26 on Suncor refinery in Denver polluting Sandy Creek and accused of causing nosebleeds and cancer in the neighboring lower income community.
Plus military focuses on wars over oil, minerals, water, land, and shipping routes. It protects oil fields, refineries, pipelines, and shipping routes. It controls rivals’ access to oil and refined oil. It sets prices to enrich US and allies and to weaken rivals. Also, it controls who gets to buy, refine, and sell oil. It maintains spheres of influence.
Posted on November 13, 2015