Government Failure: Peter Maier’s 37 Year Fight For Clean Water Testing

I met Peter Maier on Twitter where we got into a back and forth discussion about how the Clean Water Act is compromised by faulty water testing. Mr Maier should know. He’s a retired water and wastewater engineer who has been on a quixotic 37-year quest to get Congress, the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency), and … Continue reading Government Failure: Peter Maier’s 37 Year Fight For Clean Water Testing

Dirty Water: Conversation with Waterkeeper Alliance’s Executive Director Marc Yaggi

Marc Yaggi is the Executive Director of Waterkeeper Alliance. Waterkeeper Alliance acts as the neighborhood watch writ large for an astounding 337 bodies of water, in 39 countries and growing. In the Waterkeeper model, citizens volunteer to watch for polluters and keep an eye on their local waterways. If anything occurs Waterkeeper Alliance helps those … Continue reading Dirty Water: Conversation with Waterkeeper Alliance’s Executive Director Marc Yaggi

General Strike: In Conversation with Joe Keithley of D.O.A. and The Green Party

Joe Keithley is known the world over as frontman, songwriter, and driving force behind the legendary Canadian punk band D.O.A. I’m a longtime fan of D.O.A. and the artist formerly known as Joey Shithead. I reached out to Mr. Keithley to discuss his work in activism. Particularly his political campaigns as a Green Party candidate … Continue reading General Strike: In Conversation with Joe Keithley of D.O.A. and The Green Party