Public Citizen Fights for Worker Heat Protections

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By Juley Fulcher, Public Citizen Asunción Valdivia came to America on July 24, 2004, to join his family. The family reunion was abruptly cut short five days later, when Asunción died. After a 10-hour workday picking grapes in the 105 degree sun, he collapsed in a field from heatstroke. The......
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The Violence of Pollution: The Injustice of Rolling Back Clean Air Protections

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By Paola Massoli, Union of Concerned Scientists Network It is mid-June 2020 and another day of unrest in America. As I scan the news, I learn that the environment has been under attack. Again. President Trump recently signed an executive order to dismantle the process requiring environmental...
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