Environmental Disaster

Dr. Wilma Subra: Results of Independent Blood Testing of Gulf Coast Residents Shows Signs of Corexit

Feb 5th Truth Out For the Gulf Forum in New Orleans.  Dr. Wilma Subra presents the results of independent blood testing of Gulf residents for sign of oil/dispersant related toxins.  Her findings, as well as other independent tests, do not concur with the FDA & EPA findings.

this is a segment of Dr. Wilma full Presentation on the health of the gulf ecosystem, including the people.  You'll find the full presentation here.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CKkshc-awzs

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Gulf Coast Ecosystem Task Farce: Opening Presentations 1 of 2

Official Proceeding of the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force.

This is from the 2nd meeting of the Presidential executive order created Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force.  This will be distributed very raw CSpan style.  After Mardi Gras I'll have time to put it in context with a short wrap up video.

Feel free to remix this long form content, linked credit makes it nice, for profit organizations can pay me something, right?  Much higher quality footage available upon request.

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Truth Out for the Gulf Forum ~ Panel

Stop the Gulf Oil Disaster (stopgulfoildisaster.org) is presenting the first in a series of forums called Truth-Out for the Gulf, focused on how the Deepwater Disaster is affecting our health and daily life. There will be other forums during 2011. If you have information to share, please contact us.

Forum participants
Cherri Foytlin - Co-founder,  Gulf Change, based in Grand Isle, Louisiana
Dennis Rednour - Resident, Longbeach, Mississippi
C.J. Troxler - Unemployed Shrimper, Lousiana Shrimpers' Association

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Truth Out for the Gulf Forum ~ Paul

Paul was a rebellious youth that just wanted to swim in the Gulf and eat fresh seafood like nothing happened out there.  He didn't want to let the BP oil spill dictate his life, so he kept livin' it.

Wheelchair, seizures, paralyzation etc.  
Watch this video to the end please.

more info @ http://leanweb.org
http://www.stopgulfoildisaster.org

Filmed February 5th 2011

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COP 16 March for Life & Climate Justice

The March for Life & Climate Justice started at La Via Campesina in Cancún and worked it's way to the 0km mark by the Hotel Zone to honor Lee Hun Kae the Korean farmer who committed suicide at the police barricades during the Cancun WTO protests in 2003.  Along the way people from all over the world spoke of the lie of green capitalism and in support of indigenous rights and solutions to climate change.  

More coverage by the MBN 10 person team in Cancun at
http://mobilebroadcastnews.com/COP16.html

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350 International Get To Work Day ~ Austin TX

a Global Work Party, with emphasis on both 'work' and 'party'. In Auckland, New Zealand, they're having a giant bike fix-up day, to get every bicycle in the city back on the road. In the Maldives, they're putting up solar panels on the President's office.  In Kampala, Uganda, they're going to plant thousands of trees, and in Bolivia they're installing solar stoves for a massive carbon neutral picnic.

In Austin Greenpeace wrangled petition signature collectors to pressure the government to stop building more fossil fuel infrastructure.

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Bike For The Gulf with Malik Rahim

The ride has been postponed indefinitely.  For more info check the website.
http://www.BikeForTheGulf.org

Former Black Panther and co-founder of Common Ground Collective in post Katrina New Orleans Malik Rahim announces his campaign to ride a bike from Houma LA to Washington DC in support of complete environmental justice for our nations wetlands.

The wetlands protect our shores from hurricanes and filter the waters of both the Gulf of Mexico and that of the Mississippi River.

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BP Oil Spill: Kindra Arnesen Venice LA Needs to Evacuate

updated interview with Kindra
http://mobilebroadcastnews.com/MBN/blog/MBN-Weekly-Rehab-July-25th

The gasping fish video Kindra speaks of is in this clip  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iVShXDsGD0I

The Australian 60 minutes show she speaks of is here
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NcvzkrPL9C4

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