Thursday, September 20, 2018

Tag: environmental racism black people

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...

The Difference in Police Treatment of Black...

https://youtu.be/rH5c9xuJvrU When it comes to police brutality against Black people, officers often claim they are unable to deescalate the situation, which results in them using...

‘The Vampire Theory’: Watch Korryn Gaines Recite...

In the aftermath of the shooting death of 23-year-old Baltimore resident Korryn Gaines, videos of her have surfaced online, revealing more of her personality...

#KorrynGaines Update: No Confirmation Child Was Used...

After the shooting death of 23-year-old Baltimore, Maryland resident Korryn Gaines, new reports suggest that the woman — who engaged in a police standoff...

One Hour Away from Flint, Another Environmental...

The Flint water contamination has been called one of the nation’s worst cases of environmental racism, but there may be an even bigger problem...

‘Super Polluter’ Businesses Target  Minority Neighborhoods the...

The Flint, Michigan water crisis shows that environmental racism, where toxic substances and polluters are deliberately located in Black neighborhoods, is still a major...

Environmental Racism in Flint: In Emails, Michigan...

What is environmental racism, and what does it have to do with the water crisis in Flint, Michigan? The Energy Justice Network defines environmental racism...