Southwest (AZ NM OK TX)

China’s Texas Hold ’Em: Chemical Plants Flank Historic Black Community

"TEXAS CITY, Texas — Renetta Trylas had not heard about plans to build one of the world’s largest methanol plants less than 3 miles from her neighborhood, even though it has been more than six months since the land was leased by Chinese entrepreneurs behind the project."

Source: Aljazeera America, 04/17/2015

Agenda for SEJ's 25th Annual Conference

Registration for Environmental Journalism 2015 in Norman, Oklahoma is now open for SEJ members only, until May 1st. Come to the land of weather, water and energy, Oct 7-11 — and prepare to be surprised. We and our host, the University of Oklahoma, will fill your notebook with story ideas. The story-telling landscape has changed so we're providing video and graphics training, all-day tours and sessions on fracking & quakes, climate change & extreme weather, water rights & fights, Native Americans & diversity, ag & soil health, and so much more. Peruse the full draft agenda, book your hotel or reserve your exhibit space. Image: © Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Southwest (AZ NM OK TX)