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Rev. Staccato Powell II

Rev. Staccato Powell II

COMMENTARY

If Black lives truly matter, then climate action must be taken immediately

By: - October 21, 2021

Recent wildfires in Arizona and other western states are a reminder that Black communities are on the front lines of the climate crisis. A study by the University of Washington and the Nature Conservancy on wildfires concluded that Black, Hispanic, and Indigenous communities experience a 50% greater vulnerability to wildfires than other communities. This increased vulnerability […]