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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

The Latest On: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

October 30, 2015 | Feature

Righting Civil Wrongs

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 is one of the few enforceable civil rights laws that cover environmental actions. And from California to Michigan, low-income communities of color have been waiting years for the EPA to take a stand against environmental racism.

September 16, 2016 | Blog Post

Winnemem Wintu Chief Leads a Movement to Restore Salmon Runs

Winnemem Wintu Chief Caleen Sisk and a collective of indigenous women, activists and allies are organizing the Run4Salmon, a 300-mile trek that follows the historic river journey of salmon from the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta to the McCloud River.

August 24, 2016 | Blog Post

No One Owns the Mountain

As we celebrate the centennial of the National Park Service, we must remember that the preservation of these lands for all people and creatures is a basic tenet of the native peoples’ wisdom about the natural world. (Spanish language version available.)

August 16, 2016 | Blog Post

Connecting Communities of Color to the National Parks

Teresa Baker, the founder of the African American National Parks Event, talks to Earthjustice about what national parks can do to welcome communities of color. (Spanish language version available.)

August 9, 2016 | Blog Post

Climate Change Isn’t Child’s Play

At a Washington, D.C., event, parents and advocates from around the country played with their children for a good cause. (Spanish language version available.)

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