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Economy | Environment | Health | Climate change

How Is Pollution Connected To Race And Inequality? | Terrestrial

KUOW | July 11, 2017 9:24 a.m.

The effects of pollution and climate change don’t affect us all equally. Those hit hardest often belong to communities of color and are cash poor.


Seattle Puts Environmental Justice On Its Agenda

Crosscut | April 25, 2016 12:30 p.m. | Seattle

Communities of color in Seattle could have more reason to celebrate the local environment in years to come.

Transportation | Science | Environment

Latinos At Highest Risk From Air Pollution, Study Says

KUOW | Nov. 2, 2015 3:24 p.m. | Seattle

Neighborhoods where non-English speaking Latinos live tend to have the most toxic air quality, according to new research out of Washington State University.