The Environment

March 14, 2011

The Environment

The Santa Barbara Women’s Political Committee believes that a feminist approach to public policy requires strong stewardship and nurturing of our environment. The continued existence of the human race and of the Earth itself depends on decisions made yesterday, today and tomorrow – political, economic and social decisions – made on a global as well as local scale. For too long decisions have been made without sufficient regard to the profound impact on women’s lives. The right to a clean environment is the right of all, regardless of race, ethnicity, or economic status. We support: Population policies that give women the right to plan for and raise healthy children in a healthful environment to create and maintain an ecologically balanced […]