Environmental Justice Was a Climate Forum Theme. Here’s Why.
Democratic presidential candidates recently spoke of the need to address the adverse effects of global warming on poor and marginalized communities.
During the climate change town hall, candidates repeatedly emphasized how climate change is hurting low-income communities and people of color, showing an understanding that environmental issues are inextricably tied to racism, poverty and inequality.
Booker raises "the racism we see in environmental injustice." Want to know more? Read this great
piece on how environmental justice is getting a unique airing in this Democratic primary.