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Mustafa Ali: Meet the Top EPA Environmental Justice Official Who Quit to Protest Pruitt & Trump

Mustafa Ali: Meet the Top EPA Environmental Justice Official Who Quit to Protest Pruitt & Trump

AMY GOODMAN: The Environmental Protection Agency has been overwhelmed by angry calls in recent days after the agency’s new head, Scott Pruitt, said carbon dioxide emissions are not a major contributor to global warming. Pruitt, the former attorney general of Oklahoma, made the comment during an interview with CNBC host Joe Kernen. JOE KERNEN: Do …

Hydraulic Fracturing (‘Fracking’) and Environmental Health Webinar

Hydraulic Fracturing (‘Fracking’) and Environmental Health Webinar

Liam O’Fallon: Good afternoon, and welcome to the Partnerships for Environmental Public Health Web Seminar, titled Hydraulic Fracturing and Environmental Public Health. My name is Liam O’Fallon, and I am the Coordinator for the Partnerships for Environmental Public Health Program at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Division of Extramural Research and Training. I’ll …