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Why Indigenous communities need a seat at the table on climate

Ray Minniecon, NAIITS There’s growing recognition that Indigenous communities are among the most vulnerable to the effects of climate...

4 New Year’s resolutions for a healthier environment in 2022

Viniece Jennings, Agnes Scott College When many people think of New Year’s resolutions, they brainstorm ways to improve themselves...

Urban oil wells linked to asthma and other health problems in...

Jill Johnston, University of Southern California and Bhavna Shamasunder, Occidental College When California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a goal...

How electric cars can advance environmental justice: By putting low-income and...

Andrea Marpillero-Colomina, The New School The global auto industry has begun a historic shift from gas- and diesel-fueled cars...

Biden’s infrastructure plan targets lead pipes that threaten public health across...

Gabriel Filippelli, IUPUI President Joe Biden’s infrastructure plan includes a proposal to upgrade the U.S. drinking water distribution system...

Nearly 60 million Americans don’t drink their tap water, research suggests...

Asher Rosinger, Penn State Imagine seeing a news report about lead contamination in drinking water in a community that...

On environmental protection, Biden’s election will mean a 180-degree turn from...

Janet McCabe, Indiana University The Trump administration has waged what I and many other legal experts view as an all-out assault on the nation’s environmental...

Coronavirus spotlights the link between clean water and health

David Feldman, University of California, Irvine As the world confronts the coronavirus pandemic, experts say that a key way to minimize the odds of getting...

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