Solutionary Perspectives: Richard Mabion on Environmental Justice and Intermodal Freight Impacts in Kansas City, KS
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"Solutionary Perspectives" is a new video podcast series featuring the perspectives of Solutionary Rail allies and stakeholders, and is hosted by Bill Moyer and Diane Wittner. Our guest, Richard Mabion of Kansas City, Kansas is the the founder of Building A Sustainable Earth Community and Breaking The Silence. Richard spoke about his experiences as an environmental justice advocate and the impact of freight and diesel exhaust in one of America's major crossroads. He spoke about Solutionary Rail as an organizing tool and answered a range of questions from listeners.
Thank you to Richard and all those who participated, to the series producer Diane Wittner, and video editor Sarah Palm.
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Solutionary Perspectives: Environmental Justice for Fenceline Communities with Angelo Logan of Moving Forward Network
"Solutionary Perspectives" is a video podcast series hosted by Bill Moyer and Diane Wittner, examining the perspectives of Solutionary Rail allies and stakeholders.
From Angelo Logan, Moving Forward Network's campaign director:
"In the last few years diesel pollution has been recognized as one of the most deadly pollutants around. Trains are one of the biggest sources of deadly diesel pollution, spewing their black cloud of soot over communities the country and world."
"Our communities need zero emission trains now! Electric train technology is over a hundred years old. It is time we advance into the 21st century and advance zero emission technology that protects public health and environment. Zero emissions now!"
Bio, links and additional information HERE