Posts Tagged ‘dirty coal’

Dirty, deadly, coal

Posted April 6th, 2010 in Blog, Featured 4 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: No, no more, no more this business about ‘clean coal.’ Coal-powered energy is brought to you at the cost of human lives and vast ecological destruction. This issue is not just about CO2, though coal is the largest single source of CO2 emissions and that must end. But […]

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Obama reality check

Posted July 7th, 2009 in Blog, Featured 3 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Look, I’m as relieved as anyone that Barack Obama is our president and I think he is a thoughtful and serious guy, though we here have always known that he was a centrist, not a true progressive. That said, we have to get serious about challenging him on […]

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I’m worried about big things

Posted February 15th, 2009 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on I’m worried about big things

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: It is my job right now to search out the ecological condition of our world.  That is the work of this project — that, and then working with all sorts of people and communities to figure out how we live in that, what we are called to do, […]

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The scandal of coal ash dumps

Posted January 8th, 2009 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on The scandal of coal ash dumps

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: It’s been and continues to be a busy week.  But I just need to vent this quickly.  I mentioned the other day that coal ash ponds are all over the place, poisoning communities, threatening life of all sorts.  Yesterday the NY Times gave this story the space it […]

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