Stories by Lois Gibbs

Lois Gibbs is the founder and executive director of the Center for Health, Environment and Justice (CHEJ). subscribe to Lois Gibbs's feed

Posted on: Jul 26, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The toxic legacy of Love Canal means we must protect the power of communities to hold polluters accountable.

Posted on: May 30, 2017, Source: OurFuture.org

Not one corporate CEO or their friends in elected office ever intended to keep energy resources stockpiled for America’s future.

Posted on: Apr 18, 2017, Source: Blog for Our Future

The Superfund tax used to make polluters pay to clean up their own mess. Reinstating it will save U.S. taxpayers billions of dollars.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2006, Source: AlterNet

PVC plastic (commonly used in toys, shower curtains, bags, shoes and more) has been linked to cancer and birth defects -- so why won't big-box stores like Target stop selling it?