“She Was Screaming in the Tub”

“She Was Screaming in the Tub” as red welts started forming on the little girl’s  skin, recalls the grandmother who tried to bathe the 2 yr old in what she thought was now safe water, weeks  after the toxic river spill by the coal processing Freedom Company, reports Suzanne Goldenberg at the Climate Desk (reprinted from the UK Guardian).  It is just one of many horror stories told by the people who are still suffering from lack of safe water,and  infuriated at local officials for misleading them about the safety of the water. Another reason to race towards a revolution in renewable energy…

 

Join the swelling numbers of voters TELLING Congress they’ll vote for Clean Energy candidates here: http://signon.org/sign/we-are-the-clean-99?source=c.em.cp&r_by=487176 . This is an ongoing campaign (the next Congressional election is this year!) so please, spread the word. It’s our way of telling Congress that a strong clean energy voting bloc is out there. This is how YOU can make a difference.

 

For more on Climate Change, check out my weekly column at the HuffingtonPost, Climate Change This Week : http://www.huffingtonpost.com/author/index.php?author=mary-ellen-harte

 

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Source

http://climatedesk.org/2014/02/she-was-screaming-in-the-tub/

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About melharte

Mel (Mary Ellen) Harte is a biologist (PhD) and climate change educator. She co-authored the free online book, COOL THE EARTH, SAVE THE ECONOMY, available at www.CoolTheEarth.US, and writes the CLIMATE CHANGE THIS WEEK column at the HuffingtonPost. Living summers in the alpine Rockies, she is on the frontlines of watching what climate change can do. Her diagnostic digital photographs of wildflowers have appeared in numerous publications.
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