Tag Archives: Environmental Justice

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The white supremacy of black carbon: On systemic racism and air pollution

In the wake of the election of Donald Trump and, particularly, the explicit white nationalist rallies and violence in cities like Charlottesville, commentators have been having a discussion about what,… Read more »

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Can we just take a minute to talk about how much of an asshole Scott Pruitt is?

It’s still early days, but Scott Pruitt is putting together a solid case to win the title of Worst EPA Administrator. Of course, the current holder of that ignominy is… Read more »

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When it comes to Public Square, where have all the bollards gone?

Last week, Mayor Frank Jackson and Chief of Police Calvin Williams sent separate letters to the Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx and Federal Transit Administration acting head Carolyn Flowers, respectively,… Read more »

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Don’t listen to NEOMG – closing Public Square to buses leads to more air pollution

One can generally count on Advance Ohio/NEOMG/Cleveland.com/The Plain Dealer/whatever they are going by nowadays to defend vigorously the interests of the entrenched powers-that-be. This outcome particularly holds true when it… Read more »