African-American Community

Black History Month: Climate Change Is Changing Our History

BY ON February 15, 2013
Climate change is changing the history of African Americans. This may sound like a dramatic statement, but if you listened to President Barack Obama deliver the State of the Union Speech, you know I am not exaggerating. But for the sake of our children and...

TOPICS: African-American Community, Asthma, Climate Change, Economics, Heat and Extreme Weather, Latino Community, Politics, Pollution, Social Justice

A Clear-Eyed Assessment Of Climate Disruption

BY ON February 11, 2013
With dozens of states recovering from Sandy, Nemo, tornadoes, and other extreme weather, a new report out last month provides a clear-eyed assessment of what our nation has in store if it doesn’t address climate disruption now. Last month, an interagency task force released a...

TOPICS: African-American Community, Climate Change, Heat and Extreme Weather, Latino Community, Pollution, Renewable Energy, Social Justice

Please Sign Administrator Lisa Jackson’s Farewell Card

BY ON February 8, 2013
This letter is from Stephanie Owens and Lisa Garcia, Offices of Public Engagement and Environmental Justice. Moms Clean Air Force thanks EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson for her strong commitment to clean air and children’s health. We hope you will join us and sign this farewell...

TOPICS: African-American Community, Clean Air Act, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, EPA, Latino Community, Politics, Social Justice

 

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