A Chinese couple takes gas mask wedding photos in smoggy weather, Beijing, China - 25 Feb 2014. - It’s believed the pair took the shots to raise awareness of the city’s poor air quality which has grounded planes and closed roads. Chinese scientists have warned the country’s toxic air pollution is now so bad that it’s slowing photosynthesis in plants — and potentially wreaking havoc on the country’s food supply. *more pics in article.
Republican politicians seem to be convinced that any regulations limiting a large corporations polluting of the air and water would put an undue burden on business. This is why companies like Koch Industries bribes republicans so much...but who pays, we do !