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Media: M&O Board Member Speaks Out on Climate Change

Dr. Anne Mellinger-Birdsong, pediatrician and M&O Board Member was quoted at the release of “A Health Professionals’ Declaration on Climate Change,” calling for swift action on climate change to protect public health.


News: New Report Underscores Health Benefits of Stronger Air Pollution Standards in Atlanta

Atlanta made the list of top cities with the most to gain from reducing ozone and particle pollution to these levels, according to the new “Health of the Air” report from the American Thoracic Society. More must be done to clean up the air that American families breathe.


News: Pediatrician Calls on Congress to Act on Climate

Dr. Jennifer Caicedo, vice president of the N.C. Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Society and a M&O supporter, calls on Congress to fully fund EPA and to reject attempts to block climate change and air pollution protections.


Media: North Carolina Media Outlets Report on “State of the Air”

North Carolina is talking about its air. Across the state media outlets are reporting on the American Lung Association’s 2016 State of the Air Report and quoting Mothers & Others volunteers and staff in N.C.


Media: M&O Co-Founders Interviewed on ATL&Co

Mothers & Others for Clean Air co-founders Laura Turner Seydel and Stephanie Blank were featured on 11Alive’s Atlanta & Company on April 13, 2016. They spoke about why our children need cleaner air and our upcoming event, Let’s Go Fly a Kite.


Media: Op-Ed in The Fayetteville Observer on a Clean Energy Future

Leading climate scientist Dr. Katherine Hayhoe and M&O Project Manager Alison Jones co-authored this op-ed about the health threats linked to dirty energy. They make the case that clean energy is good for North Carolina’s children and its economy.

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