Articles written by: Paul Preibisius

Lives in Orange County after attending Cal State San Marcos

Remove Health Hazard from Public Beach

Remove Health Hazard from Public Beach

The water at a public California beach is causing swimmers to fall ill. Plagued by high levels of bacteria, this beach is unsafe. Funding is available to restore and protect the beach, it merely has to be utilized. Demand this beach be made safe for the public to swim in.

Improve Ohio County’s Terrible Ambulance System

Improve Ohio County’s Terrible Ambulance System

Ohio county residents are being faced with potentially life-threatening emergency medical response delays due to a faulty system. This cannot be allowed to continue, please lend your voice in demanding that the county allows the nearest ambulance to respond to an emergency call rather than one which is selected due to completely irrelevant factors.

Protect New Mexico’s Water

Protect New Mexico’s Water

New Mexico is witnessing the environmental protections that keep its groundwater supply safe being systematically stripped away. This elimination of protections will serve to cause irreparable harm to the water table and leave the millions without safe drinking water. Please lend your voice in urging the reinstatement of the environmental protections being stripped away in New Mexico.

Improve Mismanaged Yuma High School

Improve Mismanaged Yuma High School

A High School in Yuma is being terribly mismanaged, with teachers being given no chance to properly conduct classes. This fault lies primarily with the school’s administrators, who must be held accountable for providing an unacceptable teaching environment that can only be harmful to the education of students.

Rid Picturesque Caribbean Island of Oil Refinery

Rid Picturesque Caribbean Island of Oil Refinery

One of the greatest attributes of mankind is its capacity to take something negative and make it into a positive. The GreenTown proposal in Curacao would do just that, transforming a pollution-riddled oil refinery and replacing it with a completely clean new community. This would be a great symbol for the environmental future of the Caribbean and must come to pass.

Restore Polluted Community Lake

Restore Polluted Community Lake

A community in Denver Colorado has been plagued by a once beautiful lake turned health hazard due to a complete lack of care by the area’s developer. For the health and safety of all living there, please lend your voice in urging the land management organization responsible to clean up the lake.

Investigate Mysterious and Unexplained Illnesses

Investigate Mysterious and Unexplained Illnesses

A residential neighborhood in Ohio has been struck with diseases like cancer and fibromyalgia at a much higher rate than normal. The failure of the EPA to properly investigate this problem means that the time has come to seek a third party investigator. Please lend your voice in urging the Akron government to properly investigate this problem.

Ban Vehicles from City’s Beaches

Ban Vehicles from City’s Beaches

The beaches of Treasure Island, a city in Florida, are being constantly damaged by vehicles driving on them. For the protection of the environment, and to ensure that the city still has beaches to enjoy in the future, please lend your voice in urging that vehicles be banned from Treasure Island beaches.

Stop Toxic Open-Air Fumigation

Stop Toxic Open-Air Fumigation

A pest company plans to spray methyl bromide, a highly toxic chemical, into the open air. Please lend your voice in urging that methyl bromide not be permitted at the North Carolina port in Morehead.

Preserve Fragile Mountain Ecosystem

Preserve Fragile Mountain Ecosystem

Alabama’s Shades Mountain holds in it a vast, untouched urban forest. This land is vitally important and must be protected from development efforts. Please lend your voice in urging that this fragile ecosystem be protected.

Don’t Expose Port to Oil Pollution

Don’t Expose Port to Oil Pollution

Oil corporation Tesoro is seeking to built a massive oil port in idyllic Vancouver, Washington. This would be terrible for an area lauded for its environment and eco-friendly industry. Please lend your voice in urging that Tesoro be rebuked in its efforts to built its port in Vancouver.

Stop Use of Dangerous Herbicide

Stop Use of Dangerous Herbicide

The use of the herbicide glyphosate around a Connecticut reservoir carries with it tremendous risk. The idea of essentially purposefully polluting a currently clean body of water makes no sense. Please lend your voice in urging that glyphosate not be used around this reservoir.

Preserve Historic Florida Park

Preserve Historic Florida Park

Greynolds Park is one of the few remaining natural reprieves from the concrete and steel coating the rest of North Miami, Florida. Its ability to act as a getaway from the bustling city is being threatened by high-rise condo developments that will tower over the park. Sign this petition and demand that Greynolds Park be sheltered from this excessive development.

Protect Redwood Trees from Highway Widening Project

Protect Redwood Trees from Highway Widening Project

A California company plans to destroy countless redwood trees for a highway widening project. With less than two percent of the original redwood population remaining, it is essential that these ancient trees are protected. Demand an end to this destructive project today.

Keep Vital and Picturesque Lake Intact

Keep Vital and Picturesque Lake Intact

A valuable recreation site as well as water resource in California is in danger. A new proposal by the local water district looks at filling in part or all of the lake as part of a redesign effort. This cannot be allowed to happen, please lend your voice in urging for this lake to be left completely intact.

Protect Historic Mansion on Long Island

Protect Historic Mansion on Long Island

A gorgeous mansion that has been the property of the Jesuit order for nearly 80 years now finds itself up for sale. This building cannot be allowed to fall victim to the developer willing to cut the biggest check. It must be protected and named an official historic landmark.

Don’t Drain North Carolina’s Bay Tree Lake

Don’t Drain North Carolina’s Bay Tree Lake

Bay Tree Lake is being slowly drained into oblivion. Ditches that were illegally dug by developers are draining away the lake’s water level and threatening its very existence. Please lend your voice in urging for the protection of Bay Tree Lake.

Protect Albuquerque’s Woodlands

Protect Albuquerque’s Woodlands

The Rio Grande Bosque—a 200 mile-long stretch of lush woodland within the arid Albuquerque area—is a natural wonder that must be protected. Unfortunately, Albuquerque plans to build paved walkways, restaurants and other developments nearby. Call on Albuquerque to protect its natural woodlands.

Stop Monsanto’s Ruthless and Damaging Practices

Stop Monsanto’s Ruthless and Damaging Practices

Monsanto is a controversial company on the best of days due to its emphasis on controversial genetic modification of seed crops. Poor quality control and ruthless market domination have taken this to the extreme however, pushing Monsanto into the realm of a giant in need of slaying. This company cannot be allowed to continue unchecked as it could very well destroy the U.S. agricultural industry.

Support Second Phase of Wind Farm Development

An Indiana county is facing opposition to the second phase of a wind farm project, largely due to start-up costs. Numerous benefits of this project, however, include tax incentives, job creation, and environmental sustainability. Urge the county to move forward with its wind farm plans to protect the environment and stimulate the economy.

Increase Pesticide Regulation to Protect Residents’ Health

Increase Pesticide Regulation to Protect Residents’ Health

Pesticide regulation must be increased to far stricter standards to protect the safety of all. Especially vulnerable to pesticides still in frequent use today are children whose systems are unable to effectively process toxic substances. With so many effective natural pesticides, the time has come to demand strong regulations on the use of harmful chemical pesticides.

Preserve Quality of Physical Therapy Services in California

Preserve Quality of Physical Therapy Services in California

A California bill that would effectively lead to a monetization of the physical therapy industry is currently under consideration. This would be tremendously harmful to California citizens and result in a much greater cost to the average consumer. Lend your voice against this harmful and costly bill.

Veto Anti-Islamic Bill

Veto Anti-Islamic Bill

Missouri is about to sign into law a bill that is inherently anti-Islamic. In a time when understanding and acceptance must be encouraged so as to quell tensions on both sides of the matter, such legislation is extremely counterproductive. Please lend your voice in demanding that this bill be vetoed before it can become law.

End Payouts to Corrupt Pakistani Leaders

End Payouts to Corrupt Pakistani Leaders

Pakistan has received huge sums of U.S. aid money, but much has been lost to corrupt, high-ranking officials. Pakistan must be aided not with direct payouts, but other means that can more overtly benefit the general population. Please lend your voice in urging an end to direct cash aid to Pakistan.

Allow Teenagers Better Access to Mental and Sexual Healthcare

Allow Teenagers Better Access to Mental and Sexual Healthcare

North Carolina is proposing a bill that would require parental consent for teen STD testing and treatment, among other items. While increased parental awareness of these issues is good in theory, this bill will likely give teens greater reason to avoid these necessary medical actions. It is for this reason that this controversial bill must not become law.

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