Stories by Diane Wilson

Diane Wilson is a fourth-generation shrimper, environmental activist and peace advocate from the Texas Gulf Coast. subscribe to Diane Wilson's feed

Posted on: Mar 1, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Pruitt spent his career fighting to strip the EPA's power. Now he's in charge of leading it.

Posted on: Dec 6, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Activist Diane Wilson shares her experiences in a jail near Houston after being arrested in a Keystone Pipeline XL demonstration.

Posted on: Apr 19, 2011, Source: Chelsea Green Publishing

Diane Wilson recounts her confrontation with BP exec Tony Hayward.

Posted on: May 24, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The dragon that we wage against in an unjust war over oil is the same dragon in the Gulf of Mexico. Just pull back the mask.

Posted on: Jun 4, 2009, Source: AlterNet

"The public has no idea how many young mothers and their babies come out of jail injured or traumatized."

Posted on: Aug 31, 2005, Source: AlterNet

How an ordinary Texas woman forced a giant chemical company to change its ways.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2002, Source: AlterNet

hunger strike for Bhopal

Posted on: Aug 11, 2002, Source: AlterNet

Hunger strike at Dow

Posted on: Aug 11, 2002, Source: AlterNet

Diane is a fourth-generation shrimp boat captain from Texas who, with her hunger strikes, stopped Formosa and Alcoa from dumping their toxic chemicals off the Texas coast.