Nisha Swinton is the organizer for Food & Water Watch in Maine. She organizes local communities and campuses throughout Maine who are caught in the intersection of big business and the public’s right to water. She also is working to establish groundwater protection law in Maine.
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Why Susan Collins (and All Senators) Must Stand Against Pruitt
When it was announced that Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt was Donald Trump’s pick to head the Environmental Protection Agency, Maine's U.S. Sen. Susan Collins reportedly said, “I don’t know who he is. I truly know nothing about him or his views. I didn’t even know his name.” It wouldn’t...
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
A Crooked Proposition: Toxic Tar Sands Oil May Find its Way to New England
This past year saw the highly visible airing of concerns surrounding the Keystone XL (KXL) pipeline project.