Trump Administration Continues Its Insane Assault On The Environment | CleanTechnica
What do you call someone who places your life in imminent danger? If it’s intentional, it’s called attempted murder. If it’s the product of gross negligence or willful disregard of the consequences, it’s called manslaughter. Either way, it’s a crime. Donald Trump, the alleged president of the United States, is responsible for appointing all sorts of lunatics to positions of authority in his government. Many of them are taking actions that directly threaten the health of ordinary Americans. Are they guilty of criminal behavior? Here are two recent examples. You decide.
Rolling Back Clean Water Protection
The United States Environment Protection Agency is now headed by Andrew Wheeler, a former lobbyist for the coal industry. Bill McKibben surely had the slimy Mr. Wheeler in mind this week when he tweeted this week that the US government is now nothing more than a subsidiary of fossil fuel companies.