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Tuesday, 05 February 2019 13:31

Blackface Is Just One Part of the Problem

Interview with Rev. William Barber. The furor over Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s yearbook photo has America once again asking the wrong questions about racism.

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Wednesday, 02 January 2019 21:56

DEQ Director David Paylor Lied

DEQ Director David Paylor Lied to the Virginia Air Pollution Control Board – and Now We Have the Smoking Gun

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Saturday, 15 December 2018 23:50

Why Union Hill Is Environmental Racism

The two ACP fracked gas pipelines being pushed through Virginia would more than double the greenhouse gas emissions for the state. This is being proposed at a time when the scientific community insists that we must reduce methane emissions by 35% in order to leave our children a sustainable future. 

Solar power plants are common in North Carolina and Maryland. Virginia has more dirty fuel: petroleum, natural gas, coal and bio-mass plants. 

Why doesn't Dominion Energy install a large, solar plant in Union Hill instead?

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The following reports from last night’s “Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival” event in Richmond are courtesy of Del. Mark Keam, Weston Mathews of the Interfaith Alliance for Climate Justice, environmental activist Lee Williams and David Martin.

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Contact Us at virginia@poorpeoplescampaign.org