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Taking Care of our World

There is a difference between environmentalism and environmental justice. Check out this video from Alex Kapitan, the UUA’s Commit2Respond

What is Commit2Respond?

Commit2Respond is a coalition of Unitarian Universalists and other people of faith and conscience working for climate justice. 57 more words

Announcements

"Black Americana" Seeks To Deconstruct Negative Stereotypes About Black Love |The Culture

Featured in The Culture, “Black Love”

Black Americana” is a project aiming to deconstruct negative stereotypes through redefining and “reappropriating” relics of black… 103 more words

African American

#sHellNo update - #PDXvsShell

The fight and protests against Shell’s proposed arctic drilling continues, as protesters in Portland, OR have helped block a Shell vessel from leaving the cities harbor. 288 more words

Mapping for Environmental Justice: An Assessment of the Power of Maps in Karachi's Informal Settlements

This paper adopts environmental justice as the broad normative framework. It departs from the premise that there is relevance in exploring tools that can be appropriated by communities, at the local scale, to facilitate the navigation of institutional barriers and work towards more just processes and outcomes. 121 more words

Urban Issues

Environmental Time Wasted

A news director at this station, about a decade ago, wanted me to engage in what some call pack journalism, to talk about whatever was occupying the press’s attention. 541 more words

Environment

Challenge | Barbershop Books

Harlem has always been the east coast mecca for Black culture and art. I remember my days at Hunter College, trolling the uptown bookstores for that rare author. 133 more words

African American

Self-Care for Black Women: A Photography Exhibit Focuses on What It Looks Like | The Root

More from The Root

The Beautiful Project, a Durham, N.C.-based nonprofit, has launched an online exhibit—“The Self Care Exhibit: A Word and Image Act of Self-Preservation and Political Warfare… 122 more words

Environmental Justice