Jim Olson

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Michigan leaders have tunnel vision on Line 5

Michigan leaders have tunnel vision on Line 5

December 19, 2017 | Jim Olson

Gov. Snyder and the state are not fulfilling their duty to residents to find alternatives to the Enbridge pipeline that flows under the Straits of Mackinac

The Great Lakes are no place for fish farming, but there might be one nearby

The Great Lakes are no place for fish farming, but there might be one nearby

February 3, 2017 | Jim Olson

We can’t pollute our greatest resource with what amounts to untreated sewage. Fish farming is sustainable and safe in better-chosen places – like urban-farming Detroit, perhaps.

Detroit water shutoffs must end

Detroit water shutoffs must end

December 2, 2014 | Jim Olson

Detroit’s water shutoffs strike a blow to the rights and public trust in water of Detroit’s poor.