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FluxRostrum Donating Member (339 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-21-11 10:34 AM
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What We Want - People of the Gulf Speak to Power
 
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mgOK60C5Efo
 
Posted on YouTube: March 20, 2011
By YouTube Member: FluxRostrum
Views on YouTube: 52
 
Posted on DU: March 21, 2011
By DU Member: FluxRostrum
Views on DU: 368
 
On February 28th the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force held public meeting for about 12 hours. The initial hours were all about government presentations about various aspects of the ecosystem and constant reminders that this process was and will be a bottom up process with the people who are affected and the people who are doing the work steering the cart of recovery.

Most of the people speaking here are representing one of the multitude of non profit organizations that are and have been working on gulf coast restoration for years.

Her's a link to our government's website that is a blatant rah rah, everything's fine top DOWN kinda propaganda.. thing.
http://www.restorethegulf.gov

On their website, try to find public comment or any info regarding the UN safety of the Gulf or the Seafood. Try to find out anything regarding the known, independently proven health effects imposed on the Gulf Coast residents by BP et al. Try to find actual transcripts or videos of anything that goes on at these "meetings". Do Not Attempt this unless you have a lot of time to kill for nothing or unless you are currently working for the corporate government.
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