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Clean Air is a Human Right Strategy Session! Big Success!

We had a very successful gathering on Saturday Nov 8th at St. Paul’s Church in Curtis Bay. People from across the state and beyond came together to democratize the struggle to stop the incinerator. It is clear that this group wants to keep working together to create a fair development vision for positive alternatives. Check … Continue reading

Connecting with St. Paul’s Church in Curtis Bay

Leaders from across the state coming together for our human right to clean air!

What are the roots of the challenge we face?

Curtis Bay residents speak out about the trash burning incinerator

Campaign to stop the incinerator featured in the Baltimore City Paper!

  “A vocal, impassioned group of students at a nearby high school has targeted the project as fundamentally unjust, and they’ve gotten a lot of attention by invoking human rights when arguing their community has enough pollution already without an additional load from EA’s proposed new smokestacks, which will be allowed to emit more brain-damaging … Continue reading

Baltimore air polluter fumbles, and kids score one for their hard-hit community

Originally posted on Grist:
After close to three years of youth-led organizing against a massive incinerator planned for their South Baltimore Fairfield neighborhood, the young activists got their first taste of victory recently, when the state of Maryland ordered Energy Answers International, the company building the incinerator, to stop construction on the project. Assistant Attorney…

A Step Forward for Fair Development!

Trash Burning Incinerator Ordered to Halt Construction! Big news in our fight to stop the incinerator! Energy Answers has been ordered to halt construction of what would be the nations’ largest trash burning incinerator. The company failed to purchase pollution offsets and faces 8 million dollars in fines. This is a big step in our … Continue reading

Free Your Voice featured on WYPR!

http://wypr.org/post/singing-stop-incinerator-their-back-yard http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wyprmain/audio/2014/06/06252014EIFPOD.mp3

Free Your Voice in the News

Making music from a plea about airborne mercury and materialism Excellent coverage of the amazing presentation last night at the School Board Meeting. Leadership and creativity together make a powerful force!