This is the legacy we are currently leaving our children: unsafe air, and asthma.Sources: left, via Climate Progress; right, wikipedia.
Half of USA Lives With Unsafe Fossil Fueled Air Pollution, American Lung Association report finds, reports Jeff Spross at Climate Progress. The report tracked ozone and particle pollution from fossil fuels, and found 147 million Americans live in counties were safety thresholds are breached often enough to be unsafe.
Okay, calm down, breathe slowly, then think carefully about how to act — and vote — on this.
Join the swelling numbers of voters TELLING Congress they’ll vote for Clean Energy candidates here. 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
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