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03 February 2023

HOUSTON CHRONICLE: Opinion: Venting and Flaring are Holding us Back

Regarding "White House: Working towards environmental justice in Houston," (Jan. 29): It was heartening to read White House Center for Environmental Quality Chair Brenda Mallory write about the work being done by local leaders to…
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02 February 2023

NRDC: Community Group Works to Make CA Coast Accessible to All

Reverend Mac Shorty, an African American community advocate and lifelong resident of the community of Watts in Southeast Los Angeles, went to the beach for the very first time on a recent trip organized by…
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01 February 2023

DAILY CAMERA: Guest Opinion: Emma Galofré García: In Addition to Limiting Pollution, We Must Uplift Communities at the Frontlines of Climate Change

I was primed by environmentalism in my professional and personal life through my studies in marine science and experience working in wildlife ecology and conservation. Despite all my studies, I still can’t understand how our…
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31 January 2023

PUBLIC NEWS SERVICE: Public Health Benefits of Limiting Oil, Gas Methane Pollution

The public has until February 13th to weigh in on new rules proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency to reduce methane pollution at oil and gas facilities. Emma Galofre Garcia, a doctoral student at C.U.…
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26 January 2023

MIAMI HERALD: Communities of Color see the First and Worst Impacts of Climate Change. Let’s Change That

Mi comunidad, unidos a través de idioma, cultura, comida, música, agua, tierra y más — my community, united by a diverse yet common language, culture, food, music, land, water and more. As a Floridian, my…
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23 January 2023

Hispanic Access’ Latino Climate Council Members Convene in Puerto Rico to Discuss 2023 Council Strategy to Help Local Latino Communities

From January 16 to 20th, Hispanic Access Foundation held an in-person convening for the Latino Climate Council members in San Juan, Puerto Rico to discuss climate change solution strategies for Latino communities in 2023. “Latino…
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