Environmental Defense Action Fund



Mar 03, 2011 BY Administrator
Sonogram video and a fetal heartbeat heard through ultrasound waves present viewers with a child developing in a woman's womb. With the video and sounds fading, blurring, and distorting, a woman's voice and type-on text state the conclusion by the American Academy of Pediatrics that mercury exposure disproportionately affects the developing fetus and young children. As the sonogram image of the...


Sep 27, 2010 BY Administrator
Quotations from Senators declaring the importance of addressing U.S. dependence on foreign oil fade up from black and are covered by images of oil addiction, the Gulf oil spill, and U.S. military engagement in the Middle East. As the images grow in number to reveal a mosaic of a child, a narrator urges viewers to spare our kids the mess and help the Senate pass a strong, clean energy bill. Paid...


Sep 27, 2010 BY Administrator
Animated graph paper is the viewing surface for a hand-drawn review of the careers of some House members who have served in Congress while the U.S. dependence on foreign oil has increased. Polaroid-style videos highlight the dangers and costs of continued dependence. The ad charts these Members' ultimate failure to support legislation that would have finally reversed course. Paid for by...

Clean Energy

Sep 27, 2010 BY Administrator
Snapshots of oil dependence and imported oil fall onto an anxious background of a troubled economy and high energy costs to highlight the extent of the leadership of House members like Representative Zack Space of Ohio. Representative Space moved beyond lip service of these problems and voted to enact the American Clean Energy and Security Act. Paid for by Environmental Defense Action Fund and...


Sep 27, 2010 BY Administrator
A stack of vintage and modern televisions play back Presidential promises from the distant and recent past, heralding a future of cleaner energy and less dependence on foreign oil. The animated televisions, like the promises before, tumble, revealing our current politics and urging support for Senators who are working to finally enact comprehensive clean energy legislation. Paid for by...