Deadly fossil fuel-linked air pollution disproportionately harms Black people, says a new report by Greenpeace
Just 8 percent of employees at solar companies are Black. President Joe Biden’s $2 trillion stimulus could change that.
Joe Biden is looking to reopen the children’s detention center in Homestead, Florida, which is situated in an area so polluted it’s been designated unfit for residents.
Dr. Beverly Wright, co-founder of the National Black Environmental Justice Network, has spent decades empowering communities that are vulnerable to toxic chemicals.
Many aspects of environmental scholarship are inaccessible to Black students, including textbooks that don't acknowledge our history, and field work requirements that are ignorant of Black criminalization in the outdoors.
On any given day east Portland is 18 F hotter than the city's west side. Coronavirus orders will make it even harder to escape.
Along with other forms of systemic inequality, environmental racism can cause many of the underlying conditions that make the virus particularly dangerous for black and brown communities.
Jamali Maddix explores how a Native American tribe is battling environmental racism on 'HATE THY NEIGHBOR.'
Activists say that carrying oil on trains leads to far too many explosions, derailments, and disasters.
In Flint, some children are exhibiting lead levels in their blood so high that physicians are comparing them to those seen in citizens of war-torn countries. We spoke with residents of the city to find out what solutions they really need.
Now a new law, known as the Environmental Racism Prevention Act, proposes changing that in the small Canadian province. If passed, it would be the first bill in the country that targets environmental racism specifically.