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2000 now admit BFoE were right? No, but they should.

One of the first and then biggest campaigns I was involved with during my time at Birmingham Friends of the Earth was the campaign to stop the second runway at Birmingham airport. 286 more words


Voices...strange little voices

Inside voices.

But not sure if these are actually what was meant.

You can’t run far enough.

Stalking by any definition.

Some tune stuck in your head wasn’t enough, now there’s the irritation of talking objects. 921 more words



highway sounds trucks moan
world changing under mind night black
dystopia now



Deafeningly Deviled Advocacy

When I was in grade school, I once had a class debate project. The issues and positions were randomly assigned. Since fate clearly has a sense of humor, I was assigned to support continued deforestation. 720 more words

Marine Mammals

Oil and Gas Exploration on the Eastern Seaboard of the U.S. is the Wrong Answer

Here We Go, Again

Despite knowing that 138,000 marine animals could be harmed, nine of which are the world’s last (yes, the world’s last) Atlantic Right Whales, offshore oil and gas exploration has been green lighted by the Obama administration and the entire Eastern Seaboard will be affected—negatively. 331 more words


Coping With Urban Noise

This photo shows the view I have from my camping chair under the trees at my sprawling urban apartment complex.  The houses and the boats and the docks are removed.   394 more words


Silence is Golden

What do you think of when you think of holidays? Maybe sandy beaches, sunny greek islands or chilling by the pool with a piña colada… Well what about sounds? 272 more words