Monday, June 18, 2018

Tag: environmental justice

In Orlando, America’s Theme Park Capital, Low...

The struggle for environmental justice in low-income and Black communities continues. This is most certainly the case in Orlando, Florida. In the heart of...

Climate Change: Artists and Activists Challenge the...

A group of artists and activists have been taking the discussion of climate change and pollution in communities of color on the road.  While...

NAACP Launches Investigation Into Controversial Fracking Project...

Concerns about a controversial project by the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources has captured the attention of the NAACP, sparking an...

Supreme Court To Decide on Environmental Justice...

A crucial environmental case is currently being deliberated by the U.S. Supreme Court that could potentially save thousands of lives in the Black community...

8 Horrifying Examples of Corporations Mistreating Black...

What exactly is environmental racism? It's a policy or practice that differentially affects or disadvantages (intentionally or unintentionally) individuals, groups or communities because of...

China Is Building a $1.85B Methanol Plant...

If a $1.85 billion methanol plant were being built in your neighborhood—between a high school, two churches and a senior citizen assisted living...

10 Ways Environmental Racism Is Threatening the...

Air Pollution Air pollution is a serious problem in communities of color, as poor air quality can contribute to a host of health problems. According...