August 2016

AN OPEN MEETING  Help Us Start to Organize the 2017 Root and Branch Revue Activist Conference  Saturday, September 10th 3-5pm  Common Desk Co-Working Space  633 West Davis in North Oak Cliff If you could plan a conference for you and your peers to help train and motivate you as environmental activists in Texas, what speakers, events, forums, exhibits, […]

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11 AM  THIS FRIDAY, SEPT 2nd  ENERGY TRANSFER HQ 8111 WESTCHESTER in DALLAS – by the N. Dallas Tollroad (map) The American Indian Movement of Central Texas is sponsoring a protest in support of the increasingly high profile anti- pipeline protest in the Dakota Indian Country in Dallas this Friday. The event is co-sponsored by a host of […]

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State Representative Chris Turner, whose District 101 spans west Grand Prairie and east Arlington between Dallas and Fort Worth became the first state elected official to urge EPA to reject the current state anti-smog plan for DFW and substitute one of its own.  In a letter to EPA Chief Gina McCarthy, Turner used language echoing the sentiments of US […]

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There's no better symbol of the anachronism that is Texas state government than the ineptly named Railroad Commission, or RRC. It has nothing to do with choo-choos, and everything to do with the State's oil and gas legacy.  Or is it misnamed? Its innocuous title keeps it off a lot of citizens' radar screens while going about its […]

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