As Temperatures Climb Across the Country, Workers Will Suffer

In These Times, News Report, Posted: Jul 13, 2016

The summer of 2016 is barely two weeks old, but this year is already on track to break high temperature records in the United States.

 

LA Supervisors Put ‘Green-for-All’ Parks on Fall Ballot

 

New America Media, News Report, George White , Posted: Jul 06, 2016

L.A.’s County Board of Supervisors approved a tax measure for the fall ballot to fund green-for-all parks, especially needed for low-income communities of color.

 

What Would the 4th of July Be Without The Parks?

 

New America Media, News Report, Jacqueline Garcia, Posted: Jul 05, 2016

Throughout the Southland, the evening of July 4th, lit up with fireworks, was a joyful end to a day that families across Los Angeles spent enjoying county parks.

 

Red, White, Blue - and Green: On July 4th, Hopes for More Parks Access in L.A. County

 

New America Media, News Report, George White, Posted: Jun 29, 2016

Hundreds of thousands of L.A. residents may flock to grassy preserves and ocean fronts to frolic and observe fireworks, demonstrating their love of natural settings as well as country.

 

CA Leads Way in Solar Tech but Communities of Color Left Behind

 

El Tecolote/ New America Media, News Report, Calindra Revier, Posted: Jun 18, 2016

California is the leader of solar technology and one of the wealthiest states, yet its poorer communities in large part don’t have access to this expanding technology.

Police Stamp Out Protests Amid Delays in Fish Death Report in Vietnam

 

New America Media, News Report, Posted: Jun 06, 2016

The government has continued its crackdown on activists demanding transparency over the mass death of fish in central provinces.

 

Racism or Bad Parenting in the Gorilla Killing in Cincinnati Zoo?

 

New America Media, News Report, Earl Ofari Hutchinson, Posted: Jun 01, 2016

The parents are African-Americans. The issue no longer was the heartbreaking tragedy of the killing of a prized and endangered animal.

 

Briefing Highlights Energy, Cost Saving Options for Low Income Californians

 

New America Media, News Report, Peter Schurmann, Posted: May 25, 2016

Choice and control are not the first things that come to mind when your energy bill arrives, but that is what local utilities are striving to provide low-income customers.

Dakota Access Pipeline Construction Begins Despite Standing Rock Sioux Objections

 

Indian Country Today, News Report, Posted: May 24, 2016

The Tribe is dedicated to the protection of our Treaty rights, our Reservation lands, and our people—and we will ensure that the federal government upholds its trust responsibility when it makes its decision regarding the Dakota Access pipeline.”

 

Temp Workers in Fort Mac: Hope Quenched by Fire

 

New Canadian Media, News Report, Samantha Power, Posted: May 14, 2016

Many temporary foreign workers were employed in sectors supporting the oil economy in and around Fort McMurray, including its infamous tar sands.

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