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Environmental Racism & Justice

Even as housing co-ops have more conversations about sustainability, the environment, and climate change, there’s a risk of paying insufficient attention to marginalized groups and communities. Indigenous, racialized, and poorer communities are often impacted more strongly by climate change, and some policies and practices can even intentionally or unintentionally create more pollution or health risks for already vulnerable communities.

Here are some links that can get you thinking and help start conversations about environmental racism and justice.