Toxic Brooklyn? Toxic West Virginia. VBS.TV reports on Mountaintop Removal.

Via Waylon Lewis
on Jan 8, 2009
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Toxic Brooklyn, we knew about. But Toxic West Virginia, some of the most lovely land in our great nation? There’s one sure way to turn ordinary Americans into environmentalists: sic the Bush Administration’s deregulation on ’em. Watch and learn, courtesy Vice Magazine’s VBS.TV:


About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


One Response to “Toxic Brooklyn? Toxic West Virginia. VBS.TV reports on Mountaintop Removal.”

  1. […] It’s popular these days to talk about “toxic workplaces.”  This typically means a place of employment that has backstabbing or neurotic co-workers, or a corporate culture that sacrifices human well being at the altar of the bottom line.  It can be an important issue, for sure.   However, I often chuckle when I hear “toxic” bandied about in people’s conversations about their jobs.  I think:  “you want toxic?  I’ll show you toxic!” […]