Latino Community

Interview with Sacoby Wilson, Director of Community Engagement, Environmental Justice and Health

BY ON May 9, 2018
This is an exclusive Moms Clean Air Force interview with Sacoby Wilson, Director, Community Engagement, Environmental Justice, and Health (CEEJH), Maryland Institute for Applied Environmental HealthSchool of Public Health: Can you please define environmental justice? The Environmental Justice movement seeks to address the way in...

TOPICS: Activism, African-American Community, Air Pollution, Asthma, Cars and Trucks, Children's Health, EPA, Fracking, Latino Community, Maryland, Politics, Pollution, Social Justice

Moms Defend Their Right to Clean Air

BY ON April 6, 2018
This article is written by Angeles Zaragoza, Member, Moms Clean Air Force and Maria Guzman, Community Health Educator, Pacoima Beautiful. It’s reposted from Impacting Our Future, an independent supplement by Mediaplanet to the Los Angeles Times Some days the air we breathe is so poor, our...

TOPICS: Activism, Air Pollution, Asthma, California, Cars and Trucks, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Latino Community

Interview with Coral Gables, Florida, Commissioner Vince Lago

BY ON February 2, 2018
This is a Moms Clean Air Force exclusive interview with Coral Gables, Florida, City Commissioner  Vince C. Lago. Commissioner Lago has spearheaded a multitude of legislative initiatives that encourage the City to be at the forefront of sustainability. He is dedicated to transportation planning and is committed...

TOPICS: Climate Change, Florida, Heat and Extreme Weather, Latino Community, Politics

Interview with Maryland State Delegate Carlo Sanchez

BY ON January 30, 2018
This is a Moms Clean Air Force exclusive interview with Carlo Sanchez, Maryland State Delegate –Legislative District 47B: Carlo Sanchez represents northwestern Prince George’s County, Maryland’s only district with a Latino majority in the state house. Sanchez is active in promoting environmental justice initiatives that...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Asthma, Children's Health, Climate Change, Environment, Fracking, Latino Community, Maryland, Social Justice