Social Justice

Collaboration On Environmental Justice Issues Leads To Stronger, More Inclusive Action

BY ON February 26, 2014
This was written by Marcelo Norsworthy and Lucía Oliva Hennelly, EDF Voices, with contributions from Adrian Shelley, Executive Director of Air Alliance Houston: February 11th marked the 20th anniversary of the Presidential Executive Order calling for Federal Actions To Address Environmental Justice in Minority Populations and Low-Income Populations, which prompts...

TOPICS: African-American Community, Latino Community, Social Justice, Texas

Social Justice Q&A

BY ON June 1, 2013
According to the EPA, environmental justice refers to the fair treatment and meaningful involvement of all people regardless of race, color, national origin, or income with respect to the development, implementation, and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations, and policies. Low-income and minority Americans tend to...

TOPICS: Social Justice

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