Environmental Justice stops road projects in their tracks
Originally posted on BUNKERVILLE | God, Guns and Guts Comrades!:
We heard that Environmental Justice was going to be the tool Obama and his minions were going to use to control us. The Washington Times puts a wrapper on the topic, and tells us just how far they have come. Four more years of this nonsense and there will be no America to save. I encourage you to read the full piece over at the Times.
Environmental justice has already stopped transportation projects in their tracks by using Title VI, the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits racial “discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.”
Mr. Obama explicitly suggests using Title VI to achieve environmental justice in his memorandum
But a nearly unknown executive order could have a greater impact on the future of America than all of those things combined, potentially giving the federal government power to control every project in the country. Read more: Washington Times
“Transportation is that vital link that moves our economy one way or another,” he said.
But what do civil rights have to do with transportation projects? When combined with environmentalism, they can stop almost anything.