@nytimes “You don’t have to live near Chemours or DuPont or 3M to have exposure to these things. It is in the water. It is in our food. It’s in our homes and in our house dust. And depending where you live, it may be in our air.” #PFAS #ncpolhttps://t.co/4p9qQQKrxZ
— ProgressNC (@Progress_NC) October 25, 2021
We're going to do things a little different this time, featuring people and orgs doing good stuff. ProgressNC is one of them, and here are more:
Reminder: Virtual NC Redistricting Public Hearings begin at 5:30 PM EST.
PRO-TIP for the speakers: Download Webex on your device now in order to participate: https://t.co/koR8FSkrLu
WATCH ONLINE: a href="https://t.co/CGGCcu5iWx">https://t.co/CGGCcu5iWx#ncga #ncpol pic.twitter.com/jdZRD9TZJ0
— Southern Coalition for Social Justice (@scsj) October 25, 2021
SCSJ rocks, all day long.
— Budget & Tax Center (@ncbudgetandtax) October 25, 2021
And you knew the NC Justice Center would be showing up. Heroes, every one of them.
"...Multiple tools and platforms exist to present these maps in an interactive format, which would allow people to make more informed and precise comments about the maps. Clearly, the #ncga has no interest in keeping its constituents fully informed." #FairMaps #ncpol
— Democracy NC (@democracync) October 25, 2021
I really enjoyed volunteering at DemocracyNC headquarters, those folks are the best.
— CommonCauseNC (@CommonCauseNC) October 25, 2021
Bob and Kathy have been Facebook friends for awhile, but it wasn't politics that brought us together, it was love of Ocracoke. Either you know what I'm talking about or you need to find out.
PW exclusive: #NCState faculty, safety officer and graduate students sound alarm over potentially harmful air contamination in chemistry building https://t.co/Qse8rHpvrl #ncpol via @ncpolicywatch #ncga #ncpol #ncgov #ncleg #AirPollution #highered
— Rob Schofield (@Rob_Schofield) October 25, 2021
I know I've already covered the umbrella organization, but Rob needs his own entry here...
— NC League of Conservation Voters (@nclcv) October 25, 2021
You thought I wasn't going to include environmental groups? Are you insane? Here's another:
Nature’s News Desk starring @adamcolette16 busts logging industry myths about forests and forest protection. Watch Episode 1 to find out if planting trees is a real #climate solution. https://t.co/e5wkzmkS6f
— Dogwood Alliance (@DogwoodAlliance) October 22, 2021
And James would give me a dark look if I left these folks out:
Through the Community Flood Preparedness Fund and its participation in #RGGI, #Virginia is making a critical investment in protecting communities from flooding that upends economies, destroys homes and even claims lives. An op-ed from SELC's Morgan Butler: https://t.co/ygjcnzWXKa
— SELC (@selc_org) October 25, 2021
Okay, that's it. And I know I left a lot missing. Use the comment section below to correct me, after reading your Onion:
— The Onion (@TheOnion) October 22, 2021
Now that you mention it...