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Sacramento groups encourage advocating for environmental justice

Sacramento organizations fighting for social and racial justice are taking up environmental issues as another core cause to advance equality. It’s a sign of a greater acknowledgement that poorer communities bear the brunt of pollution and other environmental concerns, ones that aren’t always obvious to the eye. “When we’re talking about water or we’re talking about air pollution, we’re not necessarily able to see it and that’s when it becomes a little bit harder to see how that impacts other areas of their lives.” Read more at Access Local.

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This entry was posted on September 7, 2017 by in Print, Access Sacramento and tagged , , .

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