Tuesday, July 03, 2018
Sea Turtles Offer Dire Warning of Oceans' Crisis And More...
Dahr Jamail, Truthout: Scientists and environmental experts are sounding alarm over the multiple, dire crises besetting Earth's oceans -- from plastic pollution plaguing turtles, one of the most resilient marine species, to sea warming and acidification. What, if anything, can be done to reverse the damage?
Michael Sainato, Truthout: Opposition to the Mountain Valley Pipeline has been fierce -- from grandmothers who have been deprived of their land rights under eminent domain laws to environmental advocates opposed to the devastation of national forests. But the pipeline company is fighting back -- using the full power of the state, including Virginia's anti-terrorism unit -- to monitor and stop these activists.