The Cuyahoga River Fire 1969, was a massive fire that was caused by an oil slick from a near sewer. The fire caused a $100,000 worth of damage and it was not the first time the river caught fire.
Ralph Nader wrote a book, "Unsafe at any Speed," accusing the car companies of not introducing safety in cars. He says that they need to include safer methods for their cars and driving like seat belts.
Silent Spring was a book written by Rachel Carson explaining the balance of nature and the organisms on Earth. This book raised awareness of environmental issues such as polluting that was ruining nature and the Earth.
Silent Spring: By Rachel Carson
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission licenses and regulates the civilian use of radioactive materials for the health and safety of the public.
Three Mile Island was a nuclear power plant site in Pennsylvania and due to human errors, caused it to have the biggest nuclear accident in U.S. history.
The Women's Liberation were women's groups trying to create a more open society. They demanded and won access to male-dominated businesses and universities.