Posts in category "environment"

El Camino: Fighting fracking in North Carolina

El Camino: Fighting fracking in North Carolina
Our road took us through North Carolina and to Cherokee, the site of an Indian reservation and a Harrah’s casino. I wasn’t interested in gambling just driving through the reservation to see what we would find. At the main intersection on the reservation and across the street from the casino, there were people holding “Don’t... Read more »

Mexico City bans plastic bags, so why can't Chicago?

Mexico City is the latest city to bag the plastic bag. Last week, a ban on non-biodegradable bags went into effect in the city of almost 9 million people. Fines can range from 1,000 to 20,000 days of minimum salary and up to 36 hours in jail. That’s harsh. But it’s great to see our... Read more »