Find way to help, act

Jan 19, 2020 Parkersburg News & Sentinel Letter to the Editor by Aaron Dunbar Like millions of people around the world, I’ve watched heartbroken from afar as Australia’s hellish wildfires devastate the nation. These have been the worst… Read More

A Green Resolution

Appearing in The Marietta Times: January 9, 2020 Letter-to-Editor by Aaron Dunbar Among the most egregious lies we’ve been told about climate change, is the idea that as citizens we’re powerless to do anything about it. I consider… Read More

Say no to storage hub

Appearing in The Parkersburg News and Sentinel: Sunday, October 20, 2019 Letter-to-Editor by Eric Engle, Parkersburg, WV An Oct. 2 editorial, “Storage Hub: Legislation should be a priority,” states West Virginia’s congressional delegation should continue making the Appalachian… Read More

Robber barons are at the helm

Appearing in The Parkersburg News and Sentinel:  Sunday, September 22, 2019 Letter to the Editor by Ron Teska, Belleville, WV Reading this article brought a quote by John Prine to mind i.e. “It makes no sense that common… Read More

Face of climate change

Appearing in The Parkersburg News and Sentinel: September 8, 2019 Letters to the Editor by George Banziger Sep 8, 2019 Hurricane Dorian strengthened over an ocean that is .5 to 1.0 degrees Celsius warmer than normal and nearly… Read More

Climate action is necessary

Sep 1, 2019 As a resident of West Virginia and the Mid-Ohio Valley, I am greatly concerned about our planet’s life. I am disturbed that the president of Brazil does not seem to be concerned that the lungs… Read More

The problem with plastic

Aug 25, 2019 In his op-ed, which shared his thoughts about plastic, Greg Kozera concedes that our country and our world have a lot of problems, but use of plastics is not one of them. According to Mr…. Read More

Wake up to the reality of climate change

Apr 17, 2019 As we approach Earth Day on April 22, I am thinking about the first Earth Day as a teach-in by Sen. Gaylord Nelson from Wisconsin to draw attention to what was happening to our earth… Read More

Humans drive climate change

Apr 14, 2019 A study out in March in the British peer-reviewed journal Nature Climate Change showed that anthropogenic (human-caused) global climate change is a virtual certainty. Global scientists are 99.9999 percent sure, according to the study, that… Read More

Roads vs. coal

Mar 31, 2019 Thank God for those potholes, they remind us all we are in the Mountain State. Maybe if Gov. Justice would take charge of fixing them instead of complaining about previous administrations we could improve them…. Read More