What’s Your Fracking Problem? New York State Has One: 17 Foals Born With Rare Birth Defect May Be Linked To Fracking Fluids On Site

What’s Your Fracking Problem? New York State Has One: 17 Foals Born With Rare Birth Defect May Be Linked To Fracking Fluids On Site
Fracking May Be Related To A Cluster Of Foals In New York State Born Stillborn Or With Rare Genetic Disorders A cluster of rare birth defects and stillborn foals at a horse breeding facility in the Southern Tier of New York has many crying foul over the possibility of fracking chemicals tainting water supplies. So far 17 foals have been identified with the inability to swallow, also known as dysphagia, and the site’s owner believes fracking could be to blame.… Read the rest

Flint Water Crisis May Be Just The Tip Of The Iceberg–America’s Deteriorating Water Infrastructure

Flint Water Crisis May Be Just The Tip Of The Iceberg–America’s Deteriorating Water Infrastructure
From Flint To Your Kitchen Sink: How America’s Deteriorating Water Systems Are About To Collapse. “Water, water every where, not any drop to drink.” –Samuel Taylor Coleridge, “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner” If you’ve ever traveled overseas, you know that one of the first questions you ask upon landing in a new country is: how is the water? In the US we take it for granted that turning the kitchen tap will result in a clean, drinkable glass of water with nothing to fear in the way of bacteria or toxins, but with aging water systems rapidly deteriorating, that might soon be a thing of the past.… Read the rest

Taskforce on Flint water crisis concludes it was an “environmental injustice”

Taskforce on Flint water crisis concludes it was an “environmental injustice”
Panel: race a factor in Flint “environmental injustice” In a move that surprised exactly no one, a taskforce has concluded that the poisoning of the citizens of Flint, Michigan constituted what they termed an “environmental injustice.” The panel concluded in its 116-page report that the residents of Flint did not “…enjoy the same degree of protection… provided to other communities.” The report also took pains to point out that the majority of residents of Flint are African-American, painting in stark terms that the true and most severe costs of deteriorating environmental standards are always borne first by the poor and minority communities.… Read the rest

Toxic Heavy Metal Hotspots Found Over Portland–Mysterious Source Revealed

Toxic Heavy Metal Hotspots Found Over Portland–Mysterious Source Revealed
US Forest Service Research Finally Reveals Source Of Mysterious Portland Heavy Metals Hotspots–And Residents Are Not Happy Along with Berkeley, California, and Boulder, Colorado, Portland has long been known as a haven for all things progressive and environmental. The Oregon city has such a reputation in fact there is even a satirical show about its kooky residents, “Portlandia,” in which restaurant servers are interrogated about the joy experienced in the lives of its chickens, and artisanal shell-art makers compete with one another.… Read the rest

Cloud-seeding in California has conspiracy theorists up in arms–here’s why

Cloud-seeding in California has conspiracy theorists up in arms–here’s why
Some people are questioning the motives of government bringing back an old cloud-seeding program in California–here’s what has them so nervous. The term “conspiracy theorist” has such an ugly ring. It is a cheap way to dismiss out of hand not only a person’s particular beliefs about a particular subject, but also to render anything else that they might say as somehow beneath contempt, certainly beneath response.… Read the rest

Oil Industry Has Known At Least Since The 1960s That Climate Change Was A Serious Threat

Oil Industry Has Known At Least Since The 1960s That Climate Change Was A Serious Threat
Cover-Up: Oil Industry Docs Suppressed, Climate Change Problems Known Since 1960s A lot of things have happened to the US since 1968. We put a man on the moon, the Beatles broke up, we ended the Cold War, and we invaded Iraq. Twice. Oh yeah, and we were the biggest contributor to greenhouse gas emissions that raised the Earth’s temperature by a few critical degrees, hastening the dissolution of the icecaps, changing the weather patterns, and raising sea levels.… Read the rest

Vaccines Good! Truth/Freedom Bad! Murdoch’s Daily Telegraph Propaganda Machine Working Overtime to Smear Anti-Xaxxers

Vaccines Good! Truth/Freedom Bad! Murdoch’s Daily Telegraph Propaganda Machine Working Overtime to Smear Anti-Xaxxers
You have a legally protected right to assert Informed Consent and refuse vaccines: www.DrRimaTruthReports.com/AdvanceVaccineDirective They’re at it again. The Anti-Vax-For-Hire Presstitute Team is in full smear. You know what they say about name-calling: Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me. Another thing they say about name-calling–and by “they” I mean children in the schoolyard. They’re right.… Read the rest