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Environmental justice: Hope and change, or power and control?
Times 247 ^ | 6-14-12 | Katherine Timpf

Posted on 06/15/2012 7:10:19 AM PDT by lward99

The marriage of environmentalism and civil rights has created a perfect storm of regulatory power that has the potential to control or kill any project anywhere in the United States.

For the Obama administration, it is not enough for federal agencies to simply solicit the viewpoints of minority and low-income groups before undertaking a new project. An agency must prove it did all it could to try to convince these groups to participate — or potentially face civil-rights charges and a loss of funding. ...

Title VI is the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits "discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance." In the 2011 memorandum of understanding that Mr. Obama issued on environmental justice, he explicitly suggests using this act in order to advance a radical environmental agenda.

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KEYWORDS: civilrights; envirojustice; environmentalism; regulation
There is no question about it - It is about tyranny. Environmental Justice is the US Agenda 21 - If you do not understand what EJ or Agenda 21 is about PLEASE RESEARCH IT.
1 posted on 06/15/2012 7:10:30 AM PDT by lward99
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2 posted on 06/15/2012 8:23:01 AM PDT by ProgressingAmerica (What's the best way to reach a you tube generation? Put it on you tube!)
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