REPORT: EPA is Failing to Protect Low-Income Communities of Color

REPORT: EPA is Failing to Protect Low-Income Communities of Color

NewsTaco September 29, 2016

*This is distressing. In 2008 4.7 million Latinos were diagnosed with asthma, most because of environmental causes. VL By Yessenia Funes, Colorlines (1.5 minute read) The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights released […]

Latino Activist to Head EPA’s Enviro Justice

January 24, 2013

By Brett Israel, New America Media NAM Editor’s note: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is turning to a Houston activist to lead the fight against environmental injustices around the country. Matthew […]

A Tale of Two Communities and Contaminated Water

November 20, 2012

  By Jose Gonzalez, NewsTaco This past week two stories stood out identifying two communities of color different in many ways but connected by a common challenge: contaminated water. One […]