Press Clips

Following are recent press clips from national publications that relate to PEER issues, campaigns and news releases.


PLOTTING AT THE PEACE BRIDGE

From: The Buffalo News

"It all happened in a little-noticed public meeting of the Peace Bridge Authority board April 25, and it’s all revealed in audio recordings obtained by Public…

IN FACE OF CRITICISM, DISTRICT REOPENS MORE MALIBU HIGH BUILDINGS

From: The Malibu Times

"Malibu Unites, a local group formed by concerned parents, accuses the district of remaining in Federal violation of the law by not removing materials that contain…

FEDERAL AGENCY CONSIDERS REGULATING OIL, GAS DRILLING ON WILDLIFE REFUGES

From: Victoria Advocate

"The public comment period closed in July, and no further steps are scheduled. Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, an environmental watchdog group,…

NATIONAL REFUGES TO BAN GE CROPS AND BEE-KILLING PESTICIDES

From: eNews Park Forest

"The FWS decision, announced via internal memoranda July 17 and obtained by Center for Food Safety (CFS), follows a longstanding grassroots, legal, and policy…

BARNEGAT BAY / FOLLOW THE SCIENCE

From: Press of Atlantic City

"In a perverse way, it's a shame all threats to New Jersey's all-important tourism economy can't be as big and impossible-to-miss as Hurricane Sandy. State…

THE U.S. BANS GMOS, BEE-KILLING PESTICIDES IN ALL WILDLIFE REFUGES

From: TakePart

"“We are gratified that the Fish and Wildlife Service has finally concluded that industrial agriculture, with GE crops and powerful pesticides, is both bad for wildlife…

FEEDING GMOS TO WILDLIFE AND SPRAYING BEE-KILLING PESTICIDES AT NATIONAL REFUGES?

From: EcoWatch

"The issue that Center for Food Safety and Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility(PEER) took with the FWS? The regular use of genetically engineered (GE) crops…

FURY AND WORRY FUEL MALIBU PARENTS, DISTRICT IN THE HOT SEAT

From: The Malibu Times

"Much of the urgency has been fueled by testing results funded and released by local activist group Malibu Unites (MU) and the D.C.- based group Public Employees…

LABOR ACTIVIST WHO CHOSE TO WORK WITHIN THE SYSTEM IS OUTSIDER ONCE AGAIN

From: Daily News

"Brown’s report was the basis of a complaint that the watchdog group PEER, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, filed in February with federal authorities.…

INDEPENDENT TEST SHOWS UNPRECEDENTED PCB LEVELS IN MHS, JUAN CABRILLO

From: Malibu Surfside News

"The press release appeared at www.Peer.org, the website for Public Employees For Environmental Responsibility (PEER), which is a nonprofit organization advocating…