Environmental Racism: How Climate Change Disproportionally Affects People of Color

When we talk about environmental justice, organizations like Greenpeace or protests like #sHellNo might come to mind. But with these conversations, we also need to be talking about environmental racism, which is the placement of marginalized communities, especially communities of color, in proximity to environmentally hazardous places or effects. That has immense impacts on the health and everyday life of people in a variety of ways. … Continue reading Environmental Racism: How Climate Change Disproportionally Affects People of Color