Greta Byrum Sounds an Alarm

Greta Byrum Sounds an Alarm

What does the protest over the Standing Rock oil pipeline have to do with a potential merger between AT&T and Time Warner, or with building a national disaster response communication system? Loeb Greta Byrum sees the connection and warns about threats to local communities, which may emerge from consolidating resources and apportioning them according to political power. Her wake up call is in Slate: “Standing Rock’s Other Pipe Problem.”

Photo of Standing Rock oil pipeline protest, by Desiree Kane [CC BY 3.0 ], via Wikimedia Commons
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