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Women Organize to Fight Environmental Toxins

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How are women affected by toxins in water, air, products? And how can feminists respond? This edition of On The Issues Magazine on Blog Talk Radio looks at new frames for environmental activism.Prize-winning investigative journalist Karen Charman will discuss the recent revival of interest in nuclear power and the lessons to be learned from Japan and Three Mile Island. Environmental health advocate Margie Kelly will talk about how mothers have organized to get the chemical BPA out of baby bottles.  Carolyn Raffensperger, Executive Director of the Science and Environmental Health Network, will join to us to explore how we can ‘Act as if Future Generations Matter.’