Central California Environmental Justice Network joined Fresnans Against Fracking on Saturday, October 19th for a demonstration in River Park. The event was a part of a global event aptly titled “Global Frackdown.” Over 250 events in over 25 countries were hosted on Saturday, all recognizing the collective state that there is no safe way to frack, […]
Month: October 2013
Fresnans Against Fracking SATURDAY, OCT. 19TH: 7:30- 8:30 P.M. AT BLACKSTONE & NEES: “DON’T FRACK US” LIGHT BRIGADE.
World Health Organization: Air Pollution Causes Cancer Read the story here.
Hunger in the Valley of Plenty 3 piece series on food insecurity in the San Joaquin Valley by KQED and the Center for Investigative Reporting.
For Immediate ReleaseOctober 10, 2013 Contact: Marva DiazMarva.Diaz@asm.ca.gov(916) 319-2030 Assemblyman Alejo Opposes Expanding Toxic Waste Disposal in Kettleman Hills (SACRAMENTO) —Today Assemblymember Luis Alejo (D, Salinas) called on the California Department of Toxics Control to reject the plan to expand the toxic waste disposal site near the San Joaquin Valley Community of Kettleman City. In a letter […]
100 community members and environmental justice activists from across the state united and protested in front of the Department of Toxic Substances Control/Cal EPA yesterday to demand DTSC protect people and not polluters. Chanting “We are all Kettleman City/Todos Somos Kettleman City” and “Justicia Ahora/Justice Now,” community members spoke out in front of a bed […]
Boulder Burn Air Quality Alert — Information for Respiratory Patients The Problem Our National Forests are at high risk to large uncharacteristic wildfire. This year the […]