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Paula Rogovin

No Way! Don’t Spray; Ban Toxic Pesticides

October 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

  This is a must see video: Travel with Paula Rogovin, a kindergarten teacher, as she and her students, their parents and friends, go from their school classroom through the streets of Manhattan then the Upper East Side subway down to City Hall to give testimony to NYC Councilman Ben Kallos and committee in their own VERY special way. This is one day in their nearly 4 year journey, starting with their effort to ban the pesticide “Roundup” or glyphosate and now going after any of these toxic chemicals that are used throughout our city parks and gardens.  As Paula puts it: In 2014, [...]

The Pesticide ROUNDUP on Eco-Logic

October 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

    INFO LINKS BELOW Ken Gale, Producer and Host of Radio’s Eco-Logic on WBAI, interviews  Manhattan teacher Paula Rogovin and Tiffany Finck-Haynes, a Friends of the Earth (FOE) campaign coordinator, on the problems of the everyday use of the pesticide, ROUNDUP, also known as Glyphosate, that extends to bees, people and the unborn. Paula is a first grade teacher whose students and their parents over the last four years, have researched this chemical and have journeyed to help bring about a bill in the NYC Council to control this substance’s usage in NYC.  They recently [...]