Ban Plastic Straws, Save the Earth

In this June 19, 2018 photo, paper straws sit at Duke Moscrip, owner of Duke's Restaurants, bar at his restaurant in Seattle. (Greg Gilbert/The Seattle Times via AP)

This week plastic straws have been in the news and while it may seem inconsequential to ban a seemingly harmless item, the fact that the world’s oceans are filling up with discarded plastic should be of concern to everyone. We enjoy visiting the seaside, strolling on the beach, and taking a swim, but treading water alongside trash is nobody’s idea of fun.

Birds and fish swallowing bits of plastic are not good for their health or the people who make …

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  1. You are worthless, stuck kissing up to the lies of the New York Times!
    Then you wonder why real Americans hate Greeks!

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