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Environmental Justice

Standing up for our health and homes.

Crossroads in Copenhagen Crossroads in Copenhagen
by Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins
Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins discusses the conflicting emotions that Copenhagen causes.
It's Too Late to Compromise on Climate It's Too Late to Compromise on Climate
by Mateo Nube
Mateo Nube: With survival at stake, the world can still come together over values like sharing and accountability.
People We Love :: Otana Jakpor People We Love :: Otana Jakpor
by Heather Purser
Lobbying for clean air.
Kumi Naidoo on How We'll Win at Copenhagen Kumi Naidoo on How We'll Win at Copenhagen
by Madeline Ostrander
Forget the cynicism. The activists who made Copenhagen possible are ramping up the pressure for a strong and binding deal on climate change.
Global South Demands Climate Justice Global South Demands Climate Justice
by Jennifer Krill, Adrian Wilson.
Delegates from developing nations are worried about the fairness of the COP-15 process after the leakage of an early negotiation text.
Appalachia Fights for a Green Future Appalachia Fights for a Green Future
by Bob Kincaid
Appalachian residents are calling on environmental protection agencies to stand up to mountaintop removal.
Climate Hero Clayton Thomas-Müller Climate Hero Clayton Thomas-Müller
Clayton Thomas-Müller is working to keep corporations from privatizing the atmosphere, as they have privatized the land and exploited the natural resources that once belonged to the First Nations of Canada.
The "Battle in Seattle" at 10 The "Battle in Seattle" at 10
by Mark Engler
WTO+10: Did the 1999 protests against the World Trade Organization actually make a difference?
Last Mountain Standing: Coal River Valley Residents Fight for Wind Farm Last Mountain Standing: Coal River Valley Residents Fight for Wind Farm
by Jed Grubbs
The last intact mountain in West Virginia's Coal River Valley is slated for mountaintop removal coal mining. Local residents have other ideas.
Homo Toxicus :: Film Trailer Homo Toxicus :: Film Trailer
How many toxins are in our bodies? Carole Poliquin investigates in this documentary.
What's Your Connection to Mountaintop Removal? What's Your Connection to Mountaintop Removal?
Power plants across the country use coal from destroyed mountains. Search your zip code to meet the communities and landscapes to which you're connected.
People We Love :: Marisol Becerra People We Love :: Marisol Becerra
by Heather Purser
Fighting pollution in Little Village
Brower Youth Award Winner Marisol Becerra Brower Youth Award Winner Marisol Becerra
Youth Leads in Environmental Protection
In Review :: Justicia Now In Review :: Justicia Now
by Lisa Gale Garrigues
Lisa Garrigues reviews this documentary about Ecuador’s oil wars.
Excerpt: Soil Not Oil Excerpt: Soil Not Oil
by Vandana Shiva
Why we need to kick petroleum out of our farms.
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