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November 30, 2012

Meet the Authors Book Event at TSU: The Wrong Complexion for Protection

On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 6:30 PM, the Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs at Texas Southern University is sponsoring An Evening with the Authorsto hear Dr. Beverly Wright (co-author, environmental justice scholar, Heinz Award recipient and Director of the Deep South Center for Environmental Justice (DSCEJ) – Dillard University) and me discuss

June 18, 2012

Principles of Environmental Justice Travel to Rio Again: Rio+20

Thousands of environmental leaders from around the world will converge on Rio de Janeiro this week for the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development or Rio+20. Some twenty years earlier, “Principles of Environmental Justice,” adopted in October 1991 at the First National People of Color Environmental Leadership Summit in Washington, DC, were circulated at the

May 18, 2012

Environmental Justice Encuentro Comes to Houston

HOUSTON, May 17, 2012 –The Environmental Justice Encuentro opened today in Houston and runs thru Saturday May19. The event is held at the Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs at Texas Southern University, a historically black college and university (HBCU) whose history is intertwined with the quest for racial justice. Given TSU’s history and

November 16, 2011

New Book – Discussion and Signing at Texas Southern University

I will discuss and sign my latest book, Environmental Health and Racial Equity: Building Environmentally Just, Sustainable, and Livable Communities, from 5:00pm – 8:00pm, Thursday November 17, 2011, Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs, Texas Southern University, Houston, Texas.This new book, my sixteenth written over the past two decades, is published by American Public

November 09, 2011

Toward Environmental Justice for All: Addressing Race, Poverty and Pollution

DETROIT, November 9, 2011 – The Fourth National PolicyLink Equity Summit 2011: Healthy Communities, Strong Regions, A Prosperous America opened on Monday in Detroit. This afternoon, I will be speaking on a panel entitled “Tackling Poverty and Pollution: New Directions in Environmental Justice” from 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. The afternoon panel will explore some

October 01, 2011

Environmental Health and Racial Equity Book Signing at 2011 APHA Conference in Washington, DC

WASHINGTON, D.C. – I have attended dozens of public health conferences over the years.However, I am especially excited about participating in the 139th American Public Health Association (APHA)Conference & Exposition held this year at the Convention Center in Washington, DC since I will be signing my latest book,Environmental Health and Racial Equity in the United