Environmental Racism Is Nothing New
Race is the most significant predictor of a person living near contaminated air, water, or soil.
Source: The Nation
I don’t want to belittle this. Yes, environmental racism is nothing new, but it is a man-made problem, and as such, it can be fixed by poeple. We have to recognize it as a significant problem and take steps to stop it, but it doesn’t have to stay like this.